Oliver Ames High School
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WORK PERMITS
Click here for work permits.  Once you have obtained a job have the employer fill out their section of the permit and have a parent sign.  If you are 14 or 15 you need to have a physician fill out the Physician Certificate of Health Section.  Once completed return the application to Mrs. Crowley in the main office at the high school.  

CAREER INFORMATION
Occupational Outlook Handbook - The OOH can help you find career information on duties, education and training, pay, and outlook for hundreds of occupations.
O*NET Online - O*NET OnLine has detailed descriptions of the world of work for use by job seekers, workforce development and HR professionals, students, researchers, and more!
Internships - Internships.com is the world’s largest internship marketplace bringing students, employers and higher education institutions together in one centralized location. We specialize in helping students and young professionals find the right internship to kick start their career.
Apprenticeship Information - information about becoming a union building trade apprentice.  

TRAININGS
MassHire Greater Brockton Workforce - we are members of the Greater Brockton Workforce so our graduates are eligible for free trainings.  
One Stop Career Centers - Sponsored by the U.S. Department of Labor, provides career information and job listings.  Search engine for certificate training programs.
Southeastern Technical Institute - provides training in several vocational areas including Cosmetology, Culinary Arts, Dental Assisting, Electricity, HVAC, Medical Assisting, Plumbing and Practical Nurse.
Massasoit Community College - Certificate programs are generally geared towards adult students and students looking for short-term training leading to immediate employment. 
Universal Technical Institute - provides technical training for students seeking entry-level careers as technicians in the transportation industry.
Porter and Chester Institute - provides career training programs in automotive, computers, cosmetology, trades, and healthcare.

HANDOUTS
Resume Writing Handout
Interviewing Handout

MILITARY

The following websites will answer questions regarding the Army, Navy, Marines and other service opportunities:

Air Force ROTC: www.afrotc.com

Army ROTC: www.armyrotc.com

Navy ROTC: www.navy.com

U.S. Air Force: www.airforce.com or http://www.af.mil/

U.S. Navy: www.army.com or www.army.mil

U.S. Marines: www.marines.com

U.S. Army: www.army.com or www.army.mil

U.S. Coast Guard: www.gocoastguard.com

Air National Guard: www.goang.com

Army National Guard: www.goarmy.com

U.S. Air Force Reserve: www.afreserve.com

U.S. Army Reserve: www.armyreserve.com

U.S. Navy Reserve: www.navyreserve.com