Education

Provide employment opportunities for CSBG eligible applicants with the opportunity to obtain education and training for occupations in the healthcare field, Early Childhood Education, or Transportation field that pay well and are expected to either experience labor shortages or be in high demand.

Eligible applicants must have proof of High School Diploma or GED, pass a background check and drug screen, be in good standing with an institution of higher learning, and have at minimum a 10th grade level understanding of math and reading. Students already enrolled one of these programs may show proof of enrollment, background check, and drug screen.

PCCEO contributions to the proposed programs include, but are not limited to the following:

  • screening and enrollment of applicants,
  • transportation services (i.e. bus passes and gas cards),
  • case management
  • fingerprinting and drug screens for potential enrollees,
  • resume building and mock interviews

PCCEO will provide these services for eligible applicants who are interested in ALL Healthcare Careers, Early Childhood Education, and Transportation programs.  This includes payment for the following, but not limited to:

  • Books,
  • Bus Passes
  • uniforms,
  • school supplies,
  • licensing fees,
  • parking fees,
  • board of certification exam fee
  • NCLEX-PN application fee
  • Fingerprinting
  • Background checks

Contact us

711 W. McBean St.
Peoria, IL 61605

Tel: (309) 671-3900

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