Operation Career U-Turn Program Overview
Learn career-advancing technical skills at no cost
Gain extensive knowledge in a variety of electronic and digital control systems
Signiﬁcantly increase average earnings and overall long-term success
Combat effects of poverty and unemployment
Acquire mentorship from professionals in the field committed to your success
Be guaranteed a higher-paying job upon successful completion of the program
During the process of 2 months, participants will:
Participate in 6 Building Automation System/ Smart Building Technology courses taught by knowledgeable and experienced professionals from the JCI Institute
Experience 3 weeks of on-the-job training
Courses will be taught at the CK Gates & Associates offices in the Historic Third Ward in downtown Milwaukee.
What participants will learn:
How to diagnose and repair complex electronic and digital control systems
General knowledge on Smart Buildings Technology control systems, facilities management systems, site preparation, peripheral equipment installation and servicing techniques
Leadership skills to support mechanics on job sites as well as effective customer service skills
The program is free to Operation Career U-Turn participants. The only cost is your hard work and commitment.
Potential employers after certification:
Unlimited possibilities including companies in the business, commercial and government sectors.
Potential salary after completion:
Around $35,000+, resulting in $60-$100K after 3-5 years.