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Former KACC Student Opens New Business!

KACC Student Excels Once Again!

Congratulations Amanda Schoon on opening your new “Brio Beauty Bar” In Manteno.  Best of luck for a successful future.  Take a moment and click on the link and read the recent article in The Daily Journal to learn more about this great new salon in Manteno. http://www.daily-journal.com/news/local/bourbonnais-woman-opens-beauty-bar-in-manteno/article_54b04b42-784b-584d-952a-d54feca13983.html

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Bourbonnais Fire Protection District to the Aide of KACC Curriculum - Again!

KACC Fire-Rescue-EMS students once again had the opportunity to experience the real world of work as they practiced building search techniques in a vacant home used by the Bourbonnais Fire Protection District for similar training.  The students entered the house: each one wearing a self-contained breathing apparatus. In order to simulate the smoke which firefighters encounter at fires, their vision was obscured by inserting . . .

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KACC School of Cosmetology Salon Open to Public!

One of the many unknown gems of the Kankakee Area Career Center is our Full Service Salon.  This salon is a very important part of our School of Cosmetology as it offers our students to work in a real, full-service salon environment. Clients often inform us how they are pleasantly surprised at how professional and competent our Cosmetology students are.  "Our teaching staff does a fine job ensuring the level of salon . . .

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ATF Officer Visit to KACC

KACC Law Enforcement and Fire-Rescue-EMR Students welcomed two visitors from the Alcohol, Tobacco and Firearms (ATF) Department; Special Agent Jeff Marshall and his incredibly well-trained arson dog, Along with Zelda, Special Agent Marshall brought long guns and a variety of other weaponry for students to examine.  "This opportunity is rare for high school students, where they can inspect, hold and handle unloaded weaponry . . .

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"It's Army Training Sir!'

While the article headline is a direct quote from the 1981 movie hit Stripes the training KACC Law Enforcement students received at the . . .

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Applying Yourself for the Future Workforce

With Ron Jackson

While this isn't the first time Ron Jackson has come to the Career Center to volunteer his time and share his expertise, his visit was . . .

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Drafting + 3D Design

Manual drafting and computer aided drafting (CAD)  allows an individual to take an idea and transfer it to a drawing. This drawing is . . .

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Welcome Melinda Hogan and Emily Dahl!

Kankakee Area Career Center (KACC) students have a unique opportunity to work with Career Coaches - helping them develop a professional Career . . .

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Fire-Rescue Students Enter Fire Department Water-Ball Tournament

St. Anne Pumpkin Fest

KACC Instructor, Ed Leeson, was delighted to have some of his Fire-Rescue Students compete in the St. Anne Pumpkin Festival Water Ball . . .

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Fantastic Videos about Career and Technical Education

The various hyperlinks listed below will lead you to a better and more comprehensive understanding of education, especially Career and . . .

Construction Technology

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Students in Construction Technology build and maintain structures ranging from rough scaffolds, residential electric and concrete forms to . . .

Certified Nurse Assistant Training Program

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This course is designed to prepare individuals to function in the role of nursing assistants under the supervision of a licensed nurse.  . . .

About Us

The primary purpose of the Kankakee Area Career Center is to meet vocational/ technical education needs of the regional high school . . .

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Kankakee Area Career Center4083 N 1000 W Road

PO Box 570Bourbonnais, IL 60914

815-939-4971Fax: 815-939-7598

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