Finding a job for your son or daughter: CVCC offers construction academy

From Hickory Daily Record Staff Reports

Construction Worker

Parents and grandparents can often find it difficult to help guide their children toward a satisfying career; one that will provide good income and fulfillment. For those who live near Catawba Valley Community College, however, a new and exciting opportunity has opened up.

After only a short, eight-week evening class at CVCC’s Construction Careers Academy, participants will learn the basics of the construction industry and be exposed to a construction trade, such as carpentry, electrical, HVAC, and plumbing. Graduates will have the opportunity for a paid internship with a local construction firm.

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