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Homeland Security

HOMELAND SECURITY

Description

Most Homeland Security Job Corps graduates go to work as agents for communities and businesses to ensure safety and security. 

Detalles de la Carrera

Habilidades

Estudiantes en Homeland Security are trained in the following subject areas:

  • Learn how to conduct screenings of passengers, baggage, or cargo to ensure compliance with Transportation Security Administration (TSA)
  • Learn to operate basic security equipment, such as X-ray machines and hand wands, at screening checkpoints

Opciones de Carrera

Career Options

Most Homeland Security Job Corps graduates go to work as agents for communities and businesses to ensure safety and security. On the job, you will be expected to display integrity, dependability, attention to detail, self-control, stress tolerance, adaptability, communications skills, organizational skills, honesty, physical strength, and quick decision-making skills.

Requisitos

Antes de ingresar al programa , los estudiantes deben:

  • Be at least 18 or 21 years old. (varies by state)
  • Complete the core curriculum with passing scores on all written and performance tests.
  • Meet basic academic requirements in math and reading.
  • Have a high school diploma or equivalent.
  • Have a clean criminal record. (varies by state)
  • Complete 6 months of full-time work experience in addition to Job Corps training
  • Provide two references (e.g., career technical training instructor and work-based learning supervisor).

Acreditaciones

Como estudiante de Job Corps, tendrás la oportunidad de obtener acreditaciones en tu área de capacitación que pueda llevarte a mejores oportunidades de empleo, salarios más altos y promociones.

Expectativas

En tu trabajo, se esperará que demuestres las siguientes cualidades en todo momento:

  • Attention to detail
  • Communication skills
  • Dependability
  • Integrity
  • Self-control
  • Stress tolerance