Home - Degrees & Courses - Adult Education/GED - Highway Construction Highway Construction Careers Training Program (HCCTP) A program designed to serve women, minorities and disadvantaged individuals at least 18 years of age with a GED®/High School Equivalency (HSE) or high school diploma and a valid driver’s license, and who are drug-free. HCCTP students will participate in construction and highway construction-related projects. HCCTP works hand in hand with the trades and contractors providing students with a program that mimics real life on the job work experience with a 75% successful placement rate. Students receive a stipend dependent on their class and job performance. Supports services for graduates include trade application and career search assistance. *This program is funded and administered by the Illinois Department of Transportation.