K4C Construction Career Fair at Shelbyville, KY, Sept 20, 2022
The LCHS construction, heavy equipment, and welding classes had 75+ students attend the K4C Construction Career Fair held in Shelbyville, KY on September 20, 2022.
The K4C Career Fair is held over a two-day period at the Shelby County Fairgrounds. The event welcomes over 2,500 vocational and technical students throughout Kentucky.
The LCHS students spent the day touring and talking to career vendors from various trade unions. There were auto manufacturers, various high wire and electrical companies, and water treatment plant professionals available to talk with students.
Students had opportunities to run equipment, including excavators, backhoes, skid steers, and even a remote-control dozer with a trailer. They were also able to experience most forms of construction. These forms included masonry, excavation, road building, concrete walls, and bridges.
It was definitely a great day for the LCHS students to explore, experience, and connect to the many career possibilities available throughout Kentucky and beyond.