Participants are provided work experience upon completion of vocational training in their occupational area. Other participants who begin the program with current hard skills may be placed directly at a site. The average number of hours for work experience ranges between 100 and 500 hours. If you successfully complete work experience you can earn an incentive of $100.
It is easy to find out if you are eligible for any of our programs. Simply fill out our online application and one of our career counselors will contact you and let you know your eligibility.
The Kern High School District (KHSD) is committed to ensuring equal, fair, and meaningful access to employment and education services. KHSD prohibits discrimination, harassment (including sexual harassment), intimidation, or bullying in any employment practice, education program, or educational activity on the basis and/or association with a person or group with one or more of these actual or perceived characteristics of age, ancestry, color, ethnic group identification, gender, gender identity or expression, genetic information, immigration status, marital status, medical information, national origin, physical or mental disability, parental status, political affiliation, pregnancy and related conditions, race, religion, retaliation, sex, sexual orientation, military or veterans status, homelessness, foster status, or any other basis prohibited by California state and federal nondiscrimination laws consistent with Education Code 200 and 220, Government Code 11135, and Title IX. If you believe you have been subjected to discrimination, harassment (including sexual harassment), intimidation, or bullying you should contact your school site principal and/or the District's Equity Compliance Officer and Title IX Coordinator, Dean Juola, 5801 Sundale Avenue, (661) 827-3173, firstname.lastname@example.org, and/or Section 504 Coordinator, Jim Bennett, SELPA Director, 5801 Sundale Ave, (661) 827-3100, email@example.com. A copy of KHSD's Uniform Complaint policy and Nondiscrimination policy are available at www.kernhigh.org and upon request.