Goodwill’s free seven-week Construction Skills Training program assists individuals in quickly developing the knowledge and skills necessary to obtain a position in the construction industry. Training topics include construction math, blueprint reading, hand and power tool use, material handling, safety and more. The program is taught by National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) certified instructors and is offered in partnership with Central Piedmont Community CollegeAll training is free of charge for Goodwill clients.

For more information, call (704) 372-3434 or download our Construction Skills Training flyer. 


  • Personal interview at Job Resource Center at the Goodwill Opportunity Campus
  • TABE testing in the Job Resource Center at the Goodwill Opportunity Campus
  • Goodwill orientation
  • CPCC registration

Certificates Received Upon Completion:

  • NCCER: National Center for Construction Education and Research
  • OSHA 10: Occupational Safety and Health Administration

How to Register:

To enroll in a training program, come to the Goodwill Opportunity Campus so that you can meet one-on-one with a specialist who can help you get started. You don’t need an appointment – simply show up whenever it’s convenient for you. 

Course timeline:

Classes run Tuesday – Thursday, 6 – 9:30 p.m. with two Saturday classes from 8 a.m. – 2:30 p.m. on October 27 and November 3.

Orientation Class Begins Class Ends
October 15, 2018 October 23, 2018 December 11, 2018


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