John arrived at Miami without his high school diploma and with limited English-speaking skills. While at the Center, he completed the Carpentry trade, earned his high school diploma […]
Mr. Butler, a 1990 Westover Center graduate, is president of Easy Painting & Decorating and is working with Miami to hire students for WBL and placement.
Miami Job Corps Center partner, Miami Gardens Police Department, put a different spin on community relations when Officer Carlos Austin (pictured here) presented to students Community Emergency Response Team (CERT) basic training.
CERT is a FEMA program that educates volunteers on disaster preparedness, including fire safety, light […]
Since February, the students have been fine-tuning their skills in wood framing, comp replacing, electrical wiring, plumbing, blueprint interpretation, hand tool usage and safety procedure implementation, […]
The initiative uses edible gardens to teach Miami-Dade County children the benefits of nutritional food and environmental stewardship. Every week in February, […]
Miami Job Corps Center has teed off a partnership with Topgolf.
Miami graduates helped set up Topgolf’s newest location in Miami Gardens, rolling out turf and installing various equipment. Topgolf is a golf […]