Construction Trades Resources

Construction Trades Resources

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North Texas Job Corps is a no-cost education and career technical training program administered by the U.S. Department of Labor that helps young people ages 16 through 24 improve the quality of their lives through career technical and academic training. They offer training in a variety of construction-related trades including bricklaying, building construction technology, carpentry, cement masonry, HVAC and plumbing.

North Lake College’s Construction Management program is the oldest and largest accredited two-year program in the country, one of only 11 of its kind accredited by the American Council for Construction Education.

Construction Trade School in Dallas is a six-month, postsecondary education program that provides training for individuals wishing to become craftspeople or managers in the mid- to high end new build and remodeling industry.

Construction Education Foundation of North Texas (CEF Inc.) is a college located near the DFW Airport. They offer a wide variety of courses for both beginners and current construction industry professionals looking to broaden their skill levels and advance within their field.

The ABET-accredited Construction Engineering Technology (CNET) program in the Department of Engineering Technology at the University of North Texas builds a strong foundation in mathematics, science, engineering and general education. Students are trained in a variety of backgrounds, which enable them to achieve professional success in construction engineering/management or related fields.

The Dallas Builders Association's job board offers a listing of construction related job openings and also allows job candidates to post their resume. Or contact members directly about career opportunities using the online member directory.