FLY PROGRAM - CareerSource Chipola is currently taking applications for the FLY Program. This is a highly competitive program that offers graduating high school seniors, as well as other youth below the age of 21 that have their high school diploma or GED, an opportunity to gain valuable work experience in specific industries and develop the soft skills they need to succeed in the work place. Employment/internships will offer these youth the opportunity for professional growth through the completion of challenging and meaning work experience. FOR ADDITIONAL INFORMATION ON THE FLY PROGRAM CLICK HERE OR CLICK ON THE YOUTH EMPLOYMENT LINK ABOVE.
2014 ROBOTICS CONTEST WINNERS ANNOUNCED CareerSource Chipola recently held the seventh annual robotics contest in Marianna. Team Titanium from Altha won the obstacle course contest with a final time of three minutes and nine seconds. Team Wildcat from Bethleham won the log book contest. Complete results can be found here.
A NEW DAY IS HERE FOR CAREERSOURCE CHIPOLA! After months of preparation on February 10, 2014 we officially changed our name to CareerSource Chipola. On this date all over the state 24 regional workforce organizations and over 100 career centers began operating with their new brand names and logos. Anywhere our customers go in the state they are now able to recognize the workforce system and know where to go should they need assistance with finding a job, retraining or for employers relocating to another region, help with their hiring needs. For the latest information on this initiative click on this link.
WORKSHOPS OFFERED IN CHIPLEY AND MARIANNA: Our career centers offer a variety of workshops each week designed to help make your job search as effective and successful as possible. These workshops are focused on providing job seekers with the skills, knowledge, and preparation needed to stand out in today’s competitive job market. To see what informative workshops are being offered, visit the “Workshops” link under our “Job Seekers” tab. To register for an upcoming workshop, log in to your Employ Florida Marketplace account, then select “My Resources,” and “Upcoming Events.”
CHIPOLA COLLEGE AND CAREERSOURCE CHIPOLA PARTNER TO PROVIDE ADDITIONAL TRAINING OPPORTUNITIES: Chipola College and CareerSource Chipola fka the Chipola Regional Workforce Development Board have joined together on a new H1B training grant. Individuals interested in receiving training in IT or health care related fields should contact Lori York at 850-633-2751 or by email at email@example.com for additional information.