Work Based Learning

Daniel Jackson, President and CEO of Carroll County Chamber of Commerce and Carroll Tomorrow was the guest speaker.
The Carroll County College and Career Academy sponsored a Work Based Learning Employee Appreciation Breakfast at Tabernacle Baptist Church on Friday, April 21, 2017. Please see the attached press release to learn more.



This year all WBL students will be required to sign in and sign out in Office Suite Room 225 on the 200 Hall.


WBL Class Days:

A-M Tuesdays at 7:45 in the Media Center

N-Z Wednesdays at 7:45 in the Media Center


To view Work-Based Learning students in action, follow these links: Click on Media Center and then Photo Album to see our Wildcat Snapshots.




1. Fill out paper applications neatly in ink

2. Dress for success any time you go in to a business to look for a job* khakis, black pants, collared shirt are always good for entry level jobs

3. GO ALONE---If parents take you they should stay in the car

4. SMILE-firm handshake-ask to speak to the manager

5. Make sure to have appropriate emails, passwords and logins-the business can often see your password & if it should be very general like john123

6. Change your cell phone greeting and clean out your cell phone mailbox-no silly greetings when looking for a job.

7. Arrive 10 minutes early for any interview

8. No negative comments about your past employer or school

9. Have hours that you can work written down

10. Turn cell phone volume off or leave in car for interview

11. No gum

12. Sit up and pay attention at all times

13. Make sure you look clean and neat-trim & clean fingernails, hair, beard

14. Call back in 2 days and let them know that you REALLY want the job

15. It is ALWAYS good have a short resume, cover letter, and references. Email for sample job documents.