The construction industry is booming and there’s a great demand and need for skilled workers! If you’re looking to enter an exciting and growing industry, with the potential for future advancement, kick start your career with our 6 week intensive Core Construction program.
Ridge Meadows College (RMC) has years of experience successfully offering this program to contract training vendors and for the first time, is scheduled to launch for members of the general public in Summer, 2023.
Our program provides students with classroom and technical training, with an emphasis placed on practical hands on training to provide job-ready employment skills, workplace safety, in-class discussion, practice, demonstration and examples customized to reflect the realities of the workplace.
This is inclusive of learning math skills required for the industry, how to read blueprints, residential framing and basic concrete, plumbing and electrical theory, drawing specification and layout, workplace safety and residential construction career exploration and employment preparation. Our program includes third-party certification in:
- Occupational First Aid (Level 1)
- Fall Protection
- Confined Spaces
RMC is engaging regional industry leaders to ensure the program meets their hiring needs and is working to build relationships that will lead directly into hiring opportunities for program graduates.
**** The Core Construction Program is not currently running at RMC. Instead, the college is investigating the development of Carpentry Apprenticeship Program. If you would like to be kept up to date regarding news on the apprenticeship program, please email reception to let us know: firstname.lastname@example.org ****