A Sign, Billboard, and Display worker installs a sign in a hallway
Learn

Earn & further your education

Find your purpose
with the help of our counselors and trainers.
 

Job Corps is the nation's largest FREE education and job training program for young adults.

 
Long Text Image
Young woman lies on dorm bed studying from a text book

Long Text Title
Academic Training Overview

In addition to career training, Excelsior Springs Job Corps Center also provides academic training, including basic reading and math. Courses in independent living, employability skills, and career success skills are offered to help students transition into the workplace. We also have several academic programs to help our students achieve their full potential.

Long Text Title
Academic Training Overview

In addition to career training, Excelsior Springs Job Corps Center also provides academic training, including basic reading and math. Courses in independent living, employability skills, and career success skills are offered to help students transition into the workplace. We also have several academic programs to help our students achieve their full potential.

Young woman lies on dorm bed studying from a text book

Academic Training Overview

In addition to career training, Excelsior Springs Job Corps Center also provides academic training, including basic reading and math. Courses in independent living, employability skills, and career success skills are offered to help students transition into the workplace. We also have several academic programs to help our students achieve their full potential.

Academic Training Overview

In addition to career training, Excelsior Springs Job Corps Center also provides academic training, including basic reading and math. Courses in independent living, employability skills, and career success skills are offered to help students transition into the workplace. We also have several academic programs to help our students achieve their full potential.

Career Success Standards (CSS)

Behavioral expectations in the areas of employability, social development, and independent living skills

1

Career and Personal Planning

A personal plan that outlines a step-by-step process for entering and advancing in a fulfilling career.

2

Independent Living

Find, manage and use resources to maintain employment, satisfy physical and emotional needs, and lead a productive and independent life.

3

Continuous Learning

Continually grow and assess personal strengths and areas for development, set learning goals, and identify and access learning opportunities.

4

Problem Solving and Critical Thinking

Solve problems by seeking and evaluating different points of view and utilizing different resources to reach decisions.

5

Multicultural Awareness

Value diversity, while practicing cultural sensitivity, and the ability to work with people of different backgrounds and cultures.

6

Information Management

Interpret and evaluate data, organize and maintain information, and use technology to perform work.

7

Communications

Listen actively, follow directions and communicate with others to solve problems and accomplish tasks.

8

Interpersonal Skills

Get along with others and adjust to a variety of social and professional situations.

9

Workplace Relationships and Ethics

Productively interact with co-workers and deal with problems and situations with honesty, integrity and responsibility.

10

Personal Growth and Development

Personal skills, attributes and behaviors that foster confidence and drive for life-long growth.

Explore your journey at
Excelsior Springs Job Corps Center

Learn more about our program by diving into the pillars of success.

test2