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We Build DC
Find the right training provider for you.
Start your construction career by joining a local labor union and starting an apprenticeship.
Plumbers and Gasfitters Local 5
Sheet Metal, Air, Rail, Transportation Local 100
Steamfitters Local 602
Electrical Workers Local 26
Mid-Atlantic Carpenters Training Center
Re-start your education or learn new skills to prepare for a career in construction.
Associated Builders and Contractors CORE
Goodwill of Greater Washington
AFL-CIO Building Futures Pre-Apprenticeship
United Planning Organization
Southeast Welding Center
Four Walls Technical Center
DC Students Construction Trades Foundation
Catholic Charities Green Construction Program
So Others Might Eat Career Training
Choose a high school or adult education program that equips you with the skills for a successful career in construction.
Phelps ACE High School
YouthBuild Public Charter School
IDEA Public Charter School
University of DC Workforce Programs
Use the District's Career Coach tool to help you find the right pathway to a rewarding career in the construction industry.
Career Coach DC - Architecture and Construction