Construction Craft Preparation Program (Laborers)


Purpose and Mission
Vienna High School along with several other regional high schools and Shawnee Community College have partnered with the Illinois Laborers' & Contractors Joint Apprenticeship and Training Program to deliver a comprehensive triple credit programing which allows for juniors and seniors in high school the opportunity get hands experience in a high demand career field and transition in high wages career upon high school graduation.

Media
-Teens following apprenticeship program, now working https://wsiltv.com/2020/09/24/teens-following-apprenticeship-program-now-working/
-Trade labor program targets more southern Illinois high school students https://www.kfvs12.com/2019/08/06/trade-labor-program-targets-more-southern-illinois-high-school-students/
-Apprenticeship Program in Southern Illinois Offering Opportunities for High Schoolers https://news.wsiu.org/post/apprenticeship-program-southern-illinois-offering-opportunities-high-schoolers#stream/0
-State lawmakers meet Laborers’ & Contractors apprenticeship students
 https://wsiltv.com/2019/04/01/state-lawmakers-meet-laborers-contractors-apprenticeship-students/
-Comptroller Mendoza visits local training program
https://wsiltv.com/2020/03/05/comptroller-mendoza-visits-local-training-program/