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, footings, foundations, floor and wall framing systems, hanging doors 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. 

Please visit our website at for employment opportunities or to request a quote for a residential or commercial construction project.


  • Personal interview at Job Resource Center
  • 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
  • CFO: Certified Forklift Operator License

Course timeline & registration dates:

Classes run Monday – Friday from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Registration Deadline

June 22 August 17 October 12


June 26 August 21 October 16

Class Begins

July 5 August 28 October 23

Class Ends

August 18

October 16

December 13


If registration has passed, please check back later by visiting this page &/or calling (704) 372-3434 to learn about when future classes will be available.


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