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Blue Ridge CTC Offers Job Scholars Information Sessions to Public

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Jennifer Barrett-Smith
304.260.4380 ext. 2111

Blue Ridge CTC Offers Job Scholars Information Sessions to Public

Martinsburg, WV. Blue Ridge Community and Technical College is hosting two Job Scholars information sessions to the public. The first session is scheduled Thursday, March 11 from 3-7 pm at the Morgan County Center located in the Pines Opportunity Center at 109 War Memorial Drive, Berkeley Springs, WV. The second session is scheduled Thursday, March 18 from 3-7pm at the Technology Center located at 5550 Winchester Ave, Martinsburg, WV 25405.

The Job Scholars Program is a Department of Labor (DOL) grant funded program that provides education and training to youth ages 16 to 24. Students choose from 14 career pathways that provide skills to obtain well-paying careers within the community. Training is provided at no cost to the student and includes additional financial assistance for removing barriers to education. Students work directly with a personal and career counselor to navigate the education and training system. Upon training completion, students work one-on-one with a Career/Employment Counselor to secure job or internship opportunities.

Students accepted into the Job Scholars Program choose from pathways that include:

Advanced Manufacturing
Agricultural Technician
Applied Laboratory Technician
Computer Applications
Early Childcare Professional
Front Office Professional
Information Technology
Introduction to HVAC
Machine Operator
Recovery/Life Coach
Robotics Technician
Water/Wastewater Operator

Learn more about the Job Scholars program by visiting: To RSVP to attend the information session, students and/or parent and guardians should contact Joe Holliday, 304.260.4380 ext 3442

Blue Ridge CTC is following all CDC Guidelines to protect the health and safety of our campus community. While visiting our campus, social distancing, face coverings, and increased hand washing/sanitizing is required.

Blue Ridge Community and Technical College offers more than 60 associate degree and certificate programs, as well as workforce development training.  Blue Ridge Community and Technical College is conveniently located on Route 45 West past the Commons Center, at 13650 Apple Harvest Drive. For more information on Blue Ridge Community and Technical College, please call 304-260-4380 or visit our website at

This workforce product was funded by a grant awarded by the U.S. Department of Labor’s Employment and Training Administration. The product was created by the grantee and does not necessarily reflect the official position of the U.S. Department of Labor. The U.S. Department of Labor makes no guarantees, warranties, or assurances of any kind, express or implied, with respect to such information, including any information on linked sites and including, but not limited to, accuracy of the information or its completeness, timeliness, usefulness, adequacy, continued availability, or ownership. This product is copyrighted by the institution that created it. The total cost of the Job Scholars program is $1,394,900. $1,186,900.00 (85 %) is funded through the U.S. Department of Labor. The other $208,00 (15%) is funded through non-federal resources.


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