Curriculum & Certifications

The Trades Orientation Program is a pre-apprenticeship class based on the nationally recognized Multi-Craft Core Curriculum (MC3), followed by up to one year of individualized job search training and application support.

In this intensive career exploration program, you will gain exposure to the wide variety of construction trades careers available such as Carpenter, Electrician, HVACR Tech, Roofer, Pipefitter, Plasterer, Ironworker, Sheet Metal, and more. You will learn about the entry requirements for apprenticeship in each trade and what it takes to successfully apply for the trade of your choice.

Program highlights include:

  • Tools and Materials
  • Worksite Health and Safety
  • Intro to Blueprint Reading
  • Intro to Advanced Technology in Construction
  • Basic Math for the Trades
  • Hands-On Experience
  • Interview Techniques
  • Diversity in the Construction Industry
  • Guest Instruction and Networking with Industry Representatives

Successful graduates will receive: