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, forklift operation 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. 

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  • 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:

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

Orientation Class Begins Class Ends
January 9, 2018 January 15, 2018 February 23, 2018
March 5, 2018 March 12, 2018 April 20, 2018
May 1, 2018 May 7, 2018 June 22, 2018
June 25, 2018 July 9, 2018 August 24, 2018
August 20, 2018 August 27, 2018 October 12, 2018
October 15, 2018 October 22, 2018 December 7, 2018



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