Exploring

Exploring is a work-site based program, part of the Learning for Life career education program for young men and women who are 14 (and have completed the 8th grade) through 20 years old.  It’s purpose is to provide experiences that help young people mature and to prepare them to become responsible and caring adults.

Exploring Programs
Law Enforcement
provides educational training programs for young adults on the purposes, mission, and objectives of law enforcement.  The program provides career orientation experiences, leadership opportunities, and community service activities.  The primary goals of the program are to help young adults choose a career path within law enforcement and to challenge them to become responsible citizens of their communities and the nation.  Law Enforcement Exploring combines some classroom training with Ride-Alongs in police vehicles, Pistol Shooting, Community Policing and much more.

Fire is a hands-on program that exposes participants to many career experiences, leadership opportunities, and community service activities.  The primary goals of the program are to help young adults choose a career path within fire and emergency services and to challenge them to become responsible citizens of their communities and country.  You get to experience firsthand what it’s like to be a volunteer or full-time Fire fighter & Emergency Service provider through firefighting training & ride alongs during actual fire calls.

Medical you get to experience firsthand what it’s like to conduct surgery; take vital signs; evaluate an X-ray for broken bones or other ailments; properly put on surgical masks, gloves, and gowns; practice the latest techniques in physical therapy; and much more.

Engineering the challenge to meet workforce demands in engineering and technology is ever increasing.  Engineering and technology professionals apply the principles of science and mathematics to develop economical solutions to technical problems.   Their link is the work between scientific discoveries and the commercial applications that meet societal and consumer needs.

 

 

Exploring