Congratulations to the Fall 2022 highway construction grads

Congratulations to the recent graduates of the Highway Construction Careers Training Program (HCCTP) at Black Hawk College!

7 people standing & smiling at camera

Pictured from left to right are Jackson Bailey of Atkinson, Joshua Bartruff of Milan, Blud Adjovi of Rock Island, Deaken Reynolds Jr. of Rock Island, Ronnie Teague of Silvis, Emmanuel Morales of East Moline, and Carson Verstraete of Milan.

Bartruff had perfect attendance for the 13-week class.

Pictured separately is grad Gilfredo Miranda of Rock Island.

Gilfredo Miranda smiling at camera & holding certificate

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. 27 with orientation sessions Jan. 19, Jan. 25, Jan. 26, Jan. 31 or Feb. 3. For more information, visit the Highway Construction Careers Training Program.