BRIDGE-Plus Program Information Session
January 10, 2018
Location: TCC Portsmouth Campus, Building A
Address: 120 Campus Drive, Portsmouth, VA 23701
Time: 6 - 8 p.m.
This event is open to the public.
The college’s BRIDGE-Plus Program serves those between the ages of 16 and 24 who are considered Out of School Youth in accordance with the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act. High school dropouts, the unemployed, foster children, runaways, homeless children, individuals with disabilities and children of currently incarcerated parents or legal guardians are among those who may meet eligibility requirements.
Participants co-enroll in a GED/Adult Education Program and TCC’s Portsmouth Campus, earning college credit and certifications related to industries, including trucking, certified nursing aide, pharmacy tech, CompTIA A+ certification and medical billing and coding.
The program provides GED prep, a college success skills course, classroom occupational skills training, internships or on-the-job training and a workforce credential to prepare participants for certification and job attainment.
The BRIDGE-Plus Program will begin accepting applications on Jan. 8, 2018. The actual program, with courses and the GED prep, will start Jan. 29, 2018.
For information, contact Okema Bowers at firstname.lastname@example.org or 757-822-2219.