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 Highway Construction Careers Training Program

You may be eligible to participate in the Highway Construction Careers Training program if you are a female, minority, or disadvantaged person and you

  • have a valid driver's license
  • are drug free
  • are 18 years or older and have a high school diploma or GED

Tuition-free, intensive 12-week program

Learn the skills necessary for acceptance into the highway construction trades and the opportunity for a career with high wage-earning potential.

Job placement opportunities

Laborers
Equipment operators
Ironworkers
Cement masons

Electricians
Plumbers
Painters
Inspectors & testers 

Apply today!

Complete the online application, save the file and email as an attachment to jwillard@kcc.edu; or print and mail it to John Willard, KCC Highway Construction Careers Training Program, 100 College Drive, Kankakee IL 60901.

Applicants will be notified of orientation/testing dates. The next orientation/test session will be on Wednesday, June 4.  Orientations will be held every Wednesday through the end of July.  It is only necessary to attend one Wednesday session.  Orientations begin promptly at 1 p.m. Orientation includes a basic education assessment and time for questions and answers. For more information, contact John Willard at jwillard@kcc.edu or 815-802-8205.

HCCTP success story - Marla Lockett-Robinson