A first-of-its-kind State Earn and Learn Program for the construction industry will be introduced at an Arcadia high school next week.
Leaders from Hamilton Heights School Corporation, Indiana Construction Roundtable Foundation, and the Office of Work Based Learning and Apprenticeship will announce the details of the new program at the Hamilton Heights High School on May 23.
Through this innovative partnership with industry and education, students will have the opportunity to earn industry credentials, while participating in paid on the job training.
Students in this program will have opportunities to earn a wage and high school credit for their on the job training. Additionally, students will have regular interaction with a variety of construction-related employers providing them with exposure to building trades, construction management, engineering, and other career opportunities through the construction industry.