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Prepare for the working world
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Grow your career

with assistance or additional training after graduation.

Job Corps is the nation's largest FREE education and job training program for young adults.

Graduate Benefits

Graduate Benefits

As a Job Corps graduate, you will be qualified and prepared for today's professional workplace. Additional graduate benefits include a transition allowance of up to $1,000 to assist you with transportation and housing services and job placement assistance for up to 21 months after graduation along with career and relocation counseling services.





Advanced Career Vocational Training

Build on your basic training and fine-tune your skills in the industry of your choice. This training will be at an accelerated pace and will provide you with additional training, techniques, and credentials to make you stand out to potential employers.

Advanced Manufacturing

Advanced Machinist

Earning potential 42 per year

Set up, test, and adjust manufacturing and production equipment to aid engineers in their everyday tasks. Advanced Machining graduates also monitor and adjust equipment daily as needed.

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Advanced Transportation

Earning potential 43 per year

People with careers in this vital industry work to ensure our freight and passenger railroads, airlines, barge lines and ground transportation systems are running as safely and efficiently as possible.

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Explore your journey at Potomac Job Corps Center

Learn more about our program by diving into the pillars of success.


Explore life at the center

Explore the Perks


Earn & further your education

Find your Purpose


Get hands on training

Master a Trade


Prepare for the working world

Grow your Career