Teen Career Launch

Career Launch teensThe teens in the Boys and Girls Club of Central Illinois’ Career Launch spent yesterday afternoon on campus learning about a variety of applied technology and workforce programs and careers. The teens then had the opportunity to learn about small business ownership, automotive technology, truck driver training, construction and electrical maintenance. They even had the opportunity to work on a single-switch wiring project and to build their very own washer toss games!

Those assisting with the afternoon program included: Jolene Adams, Jim BettsBrian Earley, Jim Gain, Bob Howard, Kevin Lust, Julie Rourke and Tom Spears. Career Launch will continue on Monday afternoons at LLCC through July 30.

Kevin Lust presenting to Career Launch teensBrian Earley showing Career Launch teens the automotive technology labLLCC semi truckBob Howard talking to Career Launch teens about truck driver trainingJim Betts assisting Career Launch teen in constructing a washer toss game boxCareer Launch teen working on single switch wiring project