Construction CareerConstruction Job Training

PROGRAM OVERVIEW

Careers NOW Construction is a job training program designed to help individuals gain valuable knowledge of the construction industry.  This class features a five-week training period with four days of instruction per week.  Classes are held Monday – Thursday from 6:00 pm – 8:30 PM (with the exception of week 4 that ends at 9:00 PM).

Towards the end of the course, students will participate in a HIRING FAIR and meet “eager to hire” construction contractors with career opportunities available.

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Why enter the Careers NOW Construction program?

  • Construction careers are in high demand
  • 20,000 employees are needed in the construction industry in DFW now!
  • Starting pay for entry level jobs $15/hr and up
  • You could start your new career in 5 weeks
  • Meet contractors at the hiring fair
  • $50 Registration Fee
  • Choose from a variety of trades and career paths within the industry No experience required.
  • Discover your potential in the booming construction industry

How long will this program take to complete?

  • The course will take 5 weeks to complete.
    • Week 1: Mon – Thurs; 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    • Week 2: Mon – Thurs; 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    • Week 3: Mon – Thurs; 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    • Week 4: Mon – Thurs; 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM
    • Week 5: Mon – Tues; 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM
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What is the cost of this program?

  • There is a $50 registration fee.

What are the requirements?

  • Sincere desire, positive attitude, and a good work ethic are all that is required.

When do classes start?

How can I get more info about Construction Careers NOW?

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Class will be held at the following Center of Hope Locations:

629 Palo Pinto St.
Weatherford, TX 76086
&
1318 Clear Lake
Weatherford, TX 76086

Class will be held at the following
Center of Hope Locations:

629 Palo Pinto St.
Weatherford, TX 76086

1318 Clear Lake
Weatherford, TX 76086

Classes will be held Monday – Thursday from 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM (with the exception of week 4 ending at 9:00 PM.)

CLASS #3

Start Date:
Monday, August 20, 2018

End Date:
Thursday, September 20, 2018

CLASS #4

Start Date:
Monday, October 29, 2018

End Date:
Thursday, December 6, 2018
(Off Thanksgiving Week)

 

The Careers NOW Construction course is composed of five training modules designed to encourage and challenge students as they pursue careers that fit their skill set and that are integral in helping them secure a successful career in the construction industry.

Module 1:

Focuses on teaching students essential career enhancing skills: how to build a strong character, exemplary work ethic, and ways to make themselves highly valued by their employer.

Module 2:

Concentrates on teaching basic construction concepts and is designed to give students a broad introduction to the construction industry. It is structured to help students find just the right fit between their skill set and a career in construction.

Module 3:

Features a ten hour online OSHA Construction Certification Course, which is necessary for working in the construction industry.

Module 4:

Is a supervised, Hands-on Construction Skill Workshop, to give students real life exposure to working together with other students with power tools to build a prototype wall with drywall, water lines, electrical service, a window, and an entry.

Module 5:

Is a set of two lessons designed to give the successful student time to create a current resume, using a standard resume template. It also provides timely coaching on preparing for job interviews, practicing their 60 second commercial, and strategies to get the most out of job fairs/interviews, including the Program’s Hiring Fair.

Module 1: Career Character Clusters First 1 hr. (8 hrs. of instruction)

Where: Center of Hope Classroom
When: Weeks 1-2 | 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Module 2: Construction Highlights Second 1 1/2 hr. (12 hrs. of instruction)

Where: Center of Hope Classroom
When: Weeks 1-2 | 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Module 3: 10 credit hour OSHA Construction Course (10 hrs. of instruction)

Where: Center of Hope Classroom
When: Week 3 | 6:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Module 4: Hands on Construction Skill Workshop (12 hrs. of instruction)

Where: Center of Hope Clear Lake Facility
When: Week 4 | 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Module 5: Preparation for Hiring Fair, Job Interviews and other Job Fairs (4 hrs. of Instruction)

Where: Center of Hope Classroom
When: Week 5 | 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Hiring Fair: Students are given opportunity to probe Career opportunities with contractors (2 hr.)
Graduation: A Celebration of the accomplishments of students who have completed the course

CLASS REGISTRATION

For more information, please contact Mark Jackson at 682-333-2578.

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Education & Employment

Do you have a Highschool Diploma or GED (This is not a required for acceptance into CNP)

Are you currently employed?

If so, what is your job title of the industry in which you work? (Example: Barista)

Current hourly wage

Are you hoping to begin a career in construction after graduation from the Careers Now Program?

Would you identify yourself as someone who has the following qualities: Dependable, Prompt, Willing to learn, Having Pride in your work (100% of construction companies are looking for people with these qualities and will pay well if they find individuals who exhibit these)

Are you willing to submit to a drug test?

Are you aware this class is designed to assist those who are either out of work or stuck in a job without the potential to move ahead in their industry?

Are you aware that classes take place at Center of Hope, 629 Palo Pinto St. from 6pm-8:30pm Mon - Thurs for 5 weeks?

Do you agree to be contacted by Text?

CNP works with many community partners in Construction to ensure that you are ready to begin your construction career as a graduate. Can we share your information and connect you to CNP community partners to help support you and your job search?

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