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  • Centennial Job Corps Center

  • Address: 3201 Ridgecrest Drive, Nampa ID 83687
  • Phone Number: (208) 442-4500
  • Hours of Operation: Monday - Friday 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Web Address: http://centennial.jobcorps.gov
  • Notes: PROGRAM FEES: Free - Funded by the United States Department of Labor PROGRAM SERVICES: Job Corps is a no-cost education and career technical training program administered by the U.S. Department of Labor that helps young people ages 16 through 24 improve the quality of their lives through career technical and academic training. Admissions To enroll at Centennial Job Corps, please contact an admissions counselor at (800) 733-5627. If you would like more information about Job Corps, visit the Job Corps Recruiting Web site and request an information packet. Career Training: Job Corps is committed to the development of green job training. All students who enter in Advanced Manufacturing, Automotive, or Construction career technical training areas will train in a variety of green Subject areas. These career areas are marked below with Green Trade.. -Accounting Services -Carpentry Green trade -Computer Technician -Culinary Arts -Electrical Green trade -General Construction Technician Green trade -Nurse Assistant/Home Health Aide -Office Administration -Painting Green trade -Plastering Green trade -Welding Green trade Academics In addition to career training, Centennial Job Corps also provides academic training, including basic reading and math. Courses in independent living, employability skills, and social skills are offered in order to help students transition into the workplace. We also have several academic programs to help our students achieve their full potential. -GED/High School Diploma One of our top goals at Centennial Job Corps is to ensure that every qualified student obtains his or her GED/high school diploma prior to leaving the center. Students who don't already have a high school diploma upon their arrival at Centennial can enroll our GED program. Students can also earn their high school diplomas through our McKenna Charter Virtual High School and Ridgeline High School Diploma programs. A student's transcripts form his/her previous high school will determine placement in these programs.
  • Languages: English. Students can receive class for English as a second language.
  • Categories/Subcategories: Education/Job Training/Education, Vocational Services, Employment Resources