Congratulations to the Fall 2021 highway construction grads

7 people standing outside & smiling at cameraCongratulations to the recent graduates of the Highway Construction Careers Training Program (HCCTP) at Black Hawk College!

Pictured from left to right are HCCTP program manager Paul Fessler, Cameron Chaney of East Moline, Ethan Moran of Orion, Brady Jones of Amboy, Baruch Young of Rock Island, U.S. Rep. Cheri Bustos and State Rep. Mike Halpin.

Cameron Chaney had perfect attendance for the 13-week program.

The 450-hour program aims to increase the number of minorities, women and disadvantaged individuals working on Illinois Department of Transportation highway construction projects. There is no cost to participants who are accepted into the program.

View photos from the program on Facebook.

The next HCCTP begins Monday, Feb. 28 with orientation sessions Jan. 13, Jan. 18, Jan. 21, Jan. 24 or Jan. 26. For more information, visit the Highway Construction Careers Training Program.