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Coastline College is Offering Post 9/11 Veterans Opportunity for Tuition-Free 2- Month Advanced Apprenticeship-Readiness Training Program (MC3)

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Los Angeles, CA, May 20, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Coastline College’s Workforce Development Department has earned with Training Partner, Career Expansion, in securing full funding for forty eligible Post 9/11 Veterans to attend.  This Advance Training program, with career pathways to lucrative positions in Construction Trade Craft, Safety Technician, Refinery Safety, and others, is a 2-month advanced Apprenticeship-Readiness training program in the Construction, Utilities, Energy, and Safety (CUES) sector. 

What an incredible opportunity for Post 9/11 Veterans to complete their Advanced MC3 Training and become skilled and apprenticeship-ready in a field where there are more jobs than there are skilled workers!

If you are a post 9/11 veteran and would like to jump-start your career, the Advanced MC3 training program may be your pathway to a better future.   Post 9/11 Veterans are eligible for 100% funding for this training.  

The value of this training is $7,500 per student.  The funding is coming from the South Bay Workforce Investment Board.   Qualified candidates may be eligible for Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act (WIOA) Funds, which assist transitioning military, Veterans dislocated, and incumbent workers with access to job-driven training programs that lead to employment.  Over 800 students since February 2016 have completed the CUES training program.

Program completion rates average 97%  and job placement rates average 77% and higher.  The program includes support services that complement the training and help ensure success, like career preparation and job placement services, networking opportunities, and other services, that give training participants an advantage over other job candidates seeking employment in the construction industry.

There are over $30 billion of construction projects planned in Los Angeles and Orange Counties over the next 15 years, including such projects as the LAX Airport Automated People Mover, Jordan Downs; the largest redevelopment housing complex in the nation located in Watts, the Ram’s Stadium, the proposed Clippers’ Arena in Inglewood, and the Los Angeles County Metropolitan Transportation Authority is formulating a large-scale innovative transportation infrastructure initiative in preparation for the 2028 Olympics.  

Register and apply now.  The training begins Wednesday, May 29, 2019,  in Los Angeles at Career Expansion, 5021 Lennox Blvd., Inglewood, CA.   For more information, please contact, Julio Cesar Ybarra, (323) 604-4401, email: juliocesar@careerexpansion.net or Judy Garvey, Coastline College,  (714) 241-6230, email: garvey@coastline.edu.  


About Coastline College:

Coastline College is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges, an institutional accrediting body recognized by the Council for Higher Education Accreditation (CHEA) and the U.S. Department of Education   Coastline delivers flexible courses and services that guide diverse student populations across the globe to complete pathways leading to the attainment of associate degrees, certificates, and transfer to four-year colleges/universities.


Dawn Willson - Marketing and Communications DIrector
Coastline College

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