For Interested Veterans

Eligible unemployed and underemployed Illinois veterans will receive the following FREE benefits when accepted into the BOC Veterans program:

  • Eight days of leading edge technical training classes

  • Nationally recognized certificate in building operations & maintenance

  • Job placement assistance

  • Mentoring from a facilities management professional

  • Transportation stipend to attend classes and mentoring

  • Networking with other building operators

  • Advance your career in the growing facilities management field

Scholarships are also available for veterans who are currently employed or individuals who are actively engaged in the military or guard.

Participants must meet certain minimum eligibility requirements of education and experience (relevant military experience can be substituted) and must complete all class requirements to receive the BOC credential. Veterans looking for a full tuition scholarship must have received a discharge under honarable conditions. 

Upcoming Programs

Please contact or fill out the sign-up form linked below to receive updates about current and future BOC Veteran Program activity.

Click these links to see participating veterans’ profiles and extensive media coverage.

Veteran Sign-up