Construction Fundamentals

Construction Fundamentals – Laborer’s Pre-Apprenticeship description: (Programs are offered at NO COST to clients)

This construction fundamentals program ensures participants gain the tools and basic knowledge to start a new career in the construction field:

  • Students will earn a Pre-apprenticeship certification with Northern California Laborers’ Training Center (LIUNA).
  • They will also have the opportunity to earn certifications for: OSHA 10 safety training, First Aid/ CPR-AED,  Confined space awareness, Work zone safety & traffic control, Hazardous waste removal, Blueprint reading, and Skid steer loaders.
  • Students also receive employment preparation training, such as resume development and mock interviews

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years or older
  • Ability to comprehend the English Language
  • Have reliable transportation
  • HSD/GED preferred but not required
  • Eligible to work in the USA with proof of documentation
  • In good physical health; ability to stand for 6-8 hours and lift up to 50 lbs
  • Must pass agility test at end of training
  • Driver’s license is preferred but not required
  • Availability to attend Mandatory Orientation the week prior to session start date

Career Opportunities:

  • Construction Apprentice
  • Equipment Operator
  • Parts Runner or Driver

Course Information:

  • Days: Monday – Friday
  • Length: 6 weeks
  • Time 7:00 am – 3:00 pm
  • Location: Goodwill of Silicon Valley – 1080 N. 7th St, SJ, CA 95112

Session Information:

Start: 09/18/2023     End: 10/27/2023
Deadline to Apply: 09/08/2023
Orientation: 09/13/2023

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