Pathways to Aviation informs, inspires, and engages the next generation of Nevada aviation.

 

Also known as the Reno Air Racing Foundation, Pathways to Aviation is a 501c3 non-profit providing the engine to leverage legacy programs, instruction, and partnerships to facilitate educational success, labor force growth, and economic vitality.

 

Pathways to Aviation provides solutions to the Nevada aviation industry's growing workforce needs by informing, inspiring, and engaging its future labor force.

 


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    Nevada Aviation Careers Initiative

    The Nevada Aviation Careers Initiative provides career development resources to high school and college students interested in pursuing careers in the aviation industry. The program provides guidance and connections to those expressing interest in aviation careers.

    Students will be immersed in a structured program to guide through the career development spectrum, highlighted by:

    • Interviewing students to understand career interests, skills and characteristics
    • Reviewing and developing resumes;
    • Matching with aviation experts, who are enlisting to provide mentoring guidance;
    • Conducting career planning workshops;
    • Hosting speaking engagements presented by aviation experts;
    • Introducing to employment recruiters seeking career-ready talent;
    • Conducting mock and practice interviews; and,
    • Providing professional references for scholarships, college admissions, and job applications.

    Every step of the process is managed by Pathways to Aviation staff.


    Session Dates
    Wednesday, February 22 - big success
    Wednesday, March 15 - big success
    Wednesday, April 26 - RSVP
    Wednesday, May 24

    Projected Agenda
    5:30pm - Introduction
    5:45pm - Career-Planning Workshop
    6:30pm - Mentoring Discussions

    Workshop Topics
    Session 1 – Start Your Career Plan
    Session 2 – Creating A Resume
    Session 3 – Ways to Search for Jobs
    Session 4 – Meet Aviation Leaders and Recruiters

    It's free! There's no cost to students to apply for or participate in the program.


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    Wednesday, April 26, 2017 at 05:30 PM
    Civil Air Patrol in Reno, NV

    Careers & Mentoring Workshop - Session 3

    The Nevada Aviation Careers Program provides career development resources to high school and college students interested in pursuing careers in the aviation industry. The program provides guidance and connections to those expressing interest in aviation careers.

    Sessions
    Wednesday, February 22 - Session 1 – Start Your Career Plan
    Wednesday, March 15 - Session 2 – Create A Resume
    Wednesday, April 26 - Session 3 – Networking and Ways to Find Great Jobs
    Wednesday, May 24 - Session 4 – Reception with Aviation Leaders

    Projected Agenda
    5:30pm - Introductions
    5:45pm - Career-Planning Workshop
    6:30pm - Mentoring Discussions

    Cost: FREE

    Any high school student in Northern Nevada area may participate in the program. All we ask is that each student completes the official registration form - CLICK HERE.

    We also ask that industry leaders and other professionals complete a registration form, if they're interested in providing mentoring guidance - CLICK HERE.

    Attendees are invited to RSVP for Session by clicking below. That way, we'll able able to plan accordingly.

     

    For more information about the program, visit the Nevada Aviation Careers Initiative webpage.

     

     


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