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Special Projects


Fishery Failure and Training Program

 If the collapse of the Apalachicola Bay had a negative impact on your family’s income, you may be eligible for training scholarships. We can help. You may qualify for assistance to complete training, including CDL, Corrections and CNA. CareerSource Gulf Coast can also assist with GED completion.




Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA)

Location: Gulf Coast State College

Classes Start

Summer 2017



Location: Gulf Coast State College

Classes Start



Commercial Driver's License (CDL)

Location: Panhandle Tech

Classes Start

April 2017


General Education Development (GED)

Location: CareerSource Gulf Coast

Classes Start

Open Enrollment


For all programs, you must meet with CareerSource Gulf Coast staff in Apalachicola as soon as possible.

Get Started! Call 850-653-4981 to make an appointment or email us today!
CareerSource Gulf Coast Office
192 Coach Wagoner Blvd.
Apalachicola, FL 32329


Since 2012, approximately 215 acres of natural oyster bars have been shelled, with over 350 individuals participating. Additionally, CareerSource Gulf Coast enrolled 184 displaced oystermen in GED training, and 187 in work experience and/or classroom training. Of those, 76 have been placed in jobs and 50 have completed their GED. Individuals have been placed in training related occupations such as HVAC, welding, corrections and truck driving.

Military Reemployment Initiative

CareerSource Gulf Coast continues to work with the Air Force, Florida Department of Economic Opportunity (DEO), and the Bay EDA on a pilot project that utilizes military skill set data to attract jobs aligned with the skill sets of exiting military members. As part of the project, data from Tyndall AFB, Eglin AFB, and Hurlburt Field has successfully been extracted and transferred to DEO. This data will be used to enhance economic and community development projects and better assist veterans find good paying jobs in the local community.


Homeless Veterans Stand Down

The 2016 Homeless Veterans Stand Down marked the ninth year of our participation in this critical event. Each year, countless volunteers and community agencies come together to offer a wide variety of information and assistance to homeless veterans to help them transition from the streets and shelters back into the community. Watch this page for news of the 2017 event.


Gulf County Career Day

CareerSource Gulf Coast worked with Gulf County employers and educators to host “Career Day” at Gulf-Franklin Campus of GCSC for high school seniors from across the county. Students from Port St. Joe and Wewahitchka High Schools learned about local jobs, career paths, and available training programs.


Alignment Bay County

CareerSource Gulf Coast joined numerous Bay County organizations and businesses to develop a new collective impact organization: Alignment Bay County. This non-profit, grass-roots organization aims to bring existing community resources together to better support Bay County’s youth from cradle to career. Learn more here: Alignment Bay County.


Job Center
Phone: (850) 872-4340
Fax: (850) 872-4346

625 Highway 231
Panama City, FL 32405


Board Office
Phone: (850) 913-3285
Fax: (850) 913-3269

5230 W. Highway 98
Panama City, FL 32401


CareerSource Gulf Coast

CareerSource Gulf Coast is an equal employer/program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities. All voice telephone numbers on this website may be reached by persons using TTY/TDD equipment via the Florida Relay Service at 711.

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