Spring Construction Training Opportunities

IMPORTANT UPDATE FOR ALL TRAINING & EVENTS

Greetings from the Construction Hiring Connection Team!

All information below that was sent out on March 12th has a good chance of changing through postponing until a later date. As the COVID-19 Pandemic safety precautions continue to change so will many opportunities to access both training and jobs. Please check by calling or emailing the training provider to get the latest update/status on these opportunities.

We wish all of you safety and health during this critical time.

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Free Short-Term Construction Training

Successful participants will walk away from this training with two industry recognized credentials and knowledge on how to apply for high paying union construction and building trades careers.

The training is sponsored by the St. Paul Building Trades, CPWR, Workforce Solutions and the Ramsey County Innovation Board.

  • Introduction to the Construction and Building Trades
  • Hazwopper Certification
  • Small and Confined Space
  • Resume help
  • Interview preparation
  • Gas or bus card will be provided if needed.

Free Classes: Tuesday, April 14 – April 23, 2020, 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m
Location: Pipefitters Training Center, 1301 L’Orient St., St. Paul 55117

Download: Training Flyer

Download: Enrollment Application

Contact for more information: Angela Thompson, 651-224-9445, athompson@stpaulbt.org
OR John O’Phelan, 651-266-6041, john.ophelan@ramseycounty.us

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Association of Women Contractors is now accepting Scholarship Applications for 2020.

www.AWCMN.org

Females currently working at the apprentice level or graduating their trade or training program to start work as an apprentice. You must also be a current Minnesota resident or working for a Minnesota construction company. For PDF Application click here.  

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STARTS APRIL 2020

MnDOT – DEED Highway Heavy Construction & Placement

Available Free training and job opportunities in the fields of:

  • Labor
  • Carpentry
  • Highway Heavy
  • Equipment Operators
  • Cement Masonry

Download: MnDot-DEED Flyer

Applicants who are exited to join the highway construction industry and become industry career professionals are encouraged tofill out the application.

Veterans are especially encouraged to apply. 

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The Finishing Trade Institute is offer a FREE 5-Week Training Program that will cover

Commercial Painter
Coating Applications Specialist
Drywall Finisher
Glassworker
Glazier

CLASS TIMES:
Monday-Friday, 8 A.M. to 2 P.M.
COHORT #1:
MARCH 30 – MAY 1, 2020
COHORT #2:
SIGN UP TODAY AT: MAY 4 – JUNE 5, 2020
www.ftium.edu/community-organizations/

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