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TCC Courses whether you want to transfer to a 4 year

college or just pursue a trade, TCC has a little something

for everyone. 

TCC- STEM interested in the STEM field? You can graduate

from TCC with your stem degree for n0 cost!

Hampton Roads Scholarship information

R U Ready for Job Training?

City of Chesapeake's Internship Program

NexGen: Hampton Roads Workforce Council offers the NexGen

program which offers in-school and out-of-school year-round programs designed for youth ages 14-24, participants learn workplace readiness and academic skills essential for reaching their career goals.

NextGen Opportunity Internship for youth and young adults in Hampton Roads. The nine-week paid internship program currently supports residents of Portsmouth, Norfolk, and Chesapeake — ages 16 to 21. Participants gain valuable experience in a variety of industries throughout the summer. To apply to the 2020 program, please click HERE.

The Women in Skilled Careers program creates a pipeline of skilled workers for the ship repair industry by providing women with a fast-tracked pathway to learn critical skills, obtain industry-recognized credentials, and interview with companies in the ship repair industry. The program offers 6 training tracks: Maritime Coatings, Maritime Electrical, Maritime Welding, Outside Machinist, Sheet Metal Fabrication, and Pipefitting. Participants will complete 4 weeks of workplace readiness and soft skills training followed by 5 weeks of industry-related training. Participants will also have the opportunity to participate in paid work experiences, earn monetary performance incentives, and receive assistance with childcare and transportation costs. Application here. 

R U Ready for Employment?

Chesapeake Libraries offer helpful free services such as appointments for resume help, personalized job search help, free faxing, computer access and more! 

Upcoming Job Fairs in Virginia 

City of Chesapeake Career Link 

Chesapeake Public Schools Job

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NexGen Pathways Opportunity Fair. Ages 16-24 will have the opportunity to meet with over 50 organizations on Wednesday, March 4th 2020


Not quite sure what you want to do? Take a Career Assessment to get some ideas on the Virginia Wizard site. 

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