Work-Based Learning



Blake Goolsby

phone 256.233.6463


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Blake Goolesby

The purpose of Work-Based Learning is to provide on the job experiences/apprenticeships (paid) or internships (unpaid) in licensed local businesses that typically cannot be obtained in the classroom.

You are eligible if you are a student that has obtained concentrator status (completing two courses within a CTE program) or successfully completed the Career Preparedness course which will count as a CTE course.

See your counselor to enroll TODAY !!

Determination of Student Eligibility

Student has a clearly defined career objective.

Possesses the knowledge, skills, behavioral qualities, and abilities required for successful employment.

Student is on track for graduation. The Student has an acceptable attendance, grade, and discipline record as verified by the Coordinator or Counselor.

The student must fill out an Application for Enrollment.

The student has to provide the names of a minimum of three educators that know and are not related to the student who will complete teacher recommendation forms including the teacher of the career cluster course, if applicable.

The student must be at least 16 years of age.

Student drivers must have a valid Alabama Driver’s License and must furnish proof of their liability coverage for the automobile.

Students must maintain transportation to continue with this work-based experience.