Twenty-seven Texans Can Academy – Fort Worth Westcreek and Fort Worth Lancaster Avenue students celebrated their entrance into the TRIO Electric Pre-Apprenticeship Program during a commitment ceremony held recently at the campuses.
Texans Can Academies has partnered with TRIO Electric to provide students the skills they need to become skilled electricians in commercial construction, further ensuring their economic independence after graduation. The TRIO Electric Pre-Apprenticeship Program is a hands-on program where students meet five days a week for three hours each day. Completion of the program qualifies students for a guaranteed job with TRIO Electric as promised by the company’s CEO, Beau Pollock.
TRIO Electric is a full-service electrical contractor focusing on commercial and light industrial projects. The company’s successful Pre-Apprenticeship Program has already impacted hundreds of students across the state in Houston, Austin, and Dallas.
Texans Can Academies graduate thinkers and provide students who have struggled in a traditional high school setting a second chance to earn their high school diploma. In addition to providing wraparound services and an innovative reading and thinking curriculum, Texans Can also offers dual-credit courses and career certifications.
For more information, please visit www.texanscan.org.