Job Corps is the nation's largest career technical training and education program for students ages 16 through 24. It is a U.S. Department of Labor program, established in 1964, that provides 60,000 students per year with hands-on training in America's fastest growing careers.
Job Corps is a no-cost education and career technical training program administered by the U.S. Department of Labor that helps young people ages 16 through 24 improve the quality of their lives through career technical and academic training.
AmeriCorps is a network of local, state, and national service programs that connects over 70,000 Americans each year in intensive service to meet community needs in education, the environment, public safety, health, and homeland security.
The California Conservation Corps is a state agency that puts together young people and the environment, to the benefit of both. Men and women between the ages of 18 and 25 sign up for a year of working outdoors to improve California's natural resources. They also assist with emergency response: fighting fires, floods, earthquakes and pest infestations.