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Exploring Careers posterSummer Camps - Learn by Doing!

  • An amazing opportunity to explore careers you are interested in while earning
    1 unit of college credit
  • For high school students entering grades 10, 11 and 12
  • Get hands-on experience from professionals in the industry
  • Visit www.dvc.edu/careerpathways for more information

Business Summer Institute for High School Students

When: June 26–30, 2017

Where: Diablo Valley College, 321 Golf Club Rd., Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

Registration: Contact: Kevin Powell at kpowell@dvc.edu for more information. Registration packets will be available May 1, 2017. Visit: www.dvc.edu/careerpathways

Learn more by downloading the Business Summer Institute Flyer

Engineering, Construction and Manufacturing Camp

When: June 12–16, 2017

Where: Diablo Valley College, 321 Golf Club Rd., Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

Registration: Contact: Contra Costa Economic Partnership (CCEP) at (925) 672-3759 or email april@ccpartnership.org for more information. Registration begins April 10, 2017. Visit: www.dvc.edu/careerpathways

Learn more by downloading the Engineering Camp Flyer

Environmental Science Camp for High School Students

When: June 19–23, 2017

Where: CSU-EB Concord Campus, 4700 Ygnacio Valley Road, Concord, CA

Registration: Contact: CCEP at (925) 672-3759 or by e-mailing april@ccpartnership.org Visit: www.dvc.edu/careerpathways

Learn more by downloading the Environmental Science Camp Flyer

Explore Careers in the Hospitality and Culinary Industry Camp

When: June 19–23, 2017

Where: Diablo Valley College, 321 Golf Club Rd., Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

Registration: Contact Judy Moon at jmoon@dvc.edu for more information. Registration packets will be available March 15, 2017

Learn more by downloading the Culinary Camp Flyer

Technical Arts Summer Camp

When: July 31–August 4, 2017

Where: Diablo Valley College, 321 Golf Club Rd., Pleasant Hill, CA 94523

Registration: Contact Allison Albright at aalbright@dvc.edu for more information. Registration begins May 1, 2017.

Learn more by downloading the Technical Arts Camp Flyer


Summer Core posterSquare One Trade Camps for Grades 9–12

Carpentry Track: June 19–23 & July 10–14

Electrical Track: June 26–30 & July 17–21

STUDENTS WILL EXPERIENCE IN BOTH TRACKS:

  • Tool Safety
  • Basic Safety
  • Blueprint Reading
  • OSHA-10 Certification
  • Building and Wiring
  • Hands-on Training with Top Notch Instructors

Where: Classes will be held at ABC Northern California Chapter
4577 Las Positas Rd., Unit C Livermore, CA 94551

Registration: $500.00 scholarships available. Deadline to register – June 5, 2017. Contact Deeja Graves, Training Coordinator at training@abcnorcal.org or call (925) 960-8506

Download the Square One Trades Camp Flyer


California Youth Energy Service

California Youth Energy Service (CYES) is a summer employment and training program for 15-22 year olds. Interested students can read more about the job and apply on line here:
http://risingsunenergy.org/ programs/california-youth-energy-services/job- opportunities/


Internship in Local Government

If you live or go to school in any of these areas: (Fairfield, Rio Vista, Suisun City and Vacaville in Solano County; Antioch, Bethel Island, Brentwood, Byron, Discovery Bay, Knightsen, Oakley and Pittsburg), you may be eligible to apply for an Internship, working for Assemblyman Jim Frazier. The internship is unpaid and open to all high school and college students connected to these areas.

To learn more, go to:
https://a11.asmdc.org/internship-application-0?utm_campaign=jim-frazier-may-newsletter&utm_medium=email&utm_source=invite&utm_content=image#7


Opportunity Junction Logo

Everyone who is willing to work hard deserves an opportunity to succeed!

Get the support you need to launch your career at no cost to you.

  • Job training and placement for administrative careers
  • Help for 18-24 year olds at Los Medanos College
  • Career counseling and job placement
  • Computer and language classes in the evening

Learn more: Tuesdays at 10:00 a.m. at 3102 Delta Fair Blvd., Antioch, CA 94509 (925) 776 -1133

or visit their website at: https://opportunityjunction.org/

 

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