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Career Opportunities

• Carpenter • Masonry Worker • Electrician • Plumber • Sheet Metal Worker • Painter • General or Sub-Contractor • Construction Estimator • Insulator • And Many More...

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Construction Trades

Do you like to work with your hands?
Do you like to work outdoors? Would you like to join a construction crew with your classmates and actually build a house or commercial structure? Then sign up for this program!! You will be given the opportunity to prepare for employment and learn the attitudes and behavior necessary to get a job in this field. If you’re interested in gaining pre-apprenticeship training in carpentry, electrical, heating, air conditioning, painting, drywalling, plumbing, and masonry trades, sign up today.

Our new program in Construction Trades: HVAC will give you a chance to learn how to operate, install and repair home and commercial furnaces and air conditioning units. You will learn how to control the temperature and air quality in a home or other building. The class is based at Ivy Tech Community College in Valparaiso.

         Educational Opportunities

Purdue University Vincennes University
Ivy Tech Community College Ball State University
Indiana State University Apprenticeships w/ Trade Unions


H.S. and Career & Technical Education Graduate:   $7.25-$21.00/hr.
Additional Technical Training:   $16.00-$35.00/hr.
Grade 11,12       Credits 6-8