Construction Trades Preparation
Students gain skills for apprenticeship or entry-level employment in
construction, manufacturing, public utilities, and related industries.
Courses incorporate theory and hands-on application in a variety of
trades including electrical, plumbing, carpentry, iron work,
masonry, metal stud framing, oxy-acetylene cutting and arc welding.
Course work also includes safety standards training, strength
building, trades math, writing a resume, cover letters, and
preparing for job interviews. Students receive industry certifications
for Industrial First Aid/CPR, Hilti powder-actuated tools, Flagging,
and Forklift. One of the program's goals is to train a
diverse workforce, increasing the number of women and people of color who are
ready to enter apprenticeship and trades positions.
Certificate of Completion
Other Program Info:
8:00 AM - 2:30 PM
Program entry is in September and March.