Welcome to The Career Building Academy! The Career Building Academy (TCBA) is a 501(C)3 organization. TCBA is a private school, designed to introduce students (17 years and older by August 1st) to a wide spectrum of career choices in the construction industry. The Career Building Academy combines the benefits of academics (if needed) with a hands-on vocationally oriented program providing a practical education to participating individuals. TCBA is a tuition based program focusing on individuals 17 and older.
This program is designed with the working adult in mind providing innovative solutions to meet critical workforce needs.
* Provide hands-on learning
* Job placement
* Ongoing support for youth and adults.
The Construction Training Program is a 15-week course that will provide individuals with measurable outcomes. Students will have the option of attending one of three tracks:
* Mornings (8:00 AM – 12:00 PM)
* Afternoons (1:00 PM – 5:00 PM)
* Evenings (5:30 PM – 9:00 PM)
Providing a flexible schedule and the opportunity to continue working.
The first part of the course will focus on OSHA training, tool safety training, an opportunity to complete a small project such as a shed. The second part of the course will include a larger project such as building new residential homes in order to provide training in every aspect of construction. Individuals that choose to be part of the CTP will also have access to job placement support upon completion.
If you are at least 17 years old and interested in a career in construction, please call 719-471-4918 for more information!
The Career Building Academy was created to provide individuals with the insight into many career opportunities, through hands on experience and on-the-job training.
Individuals who complete a basic 15-week program will gain fundamental skills and knowledge in many construction trade areas. This unique specialization aspect of the program will provide the individual a jump start on a future career. Individuals will work with a professional craftsman in their chosen trade, gaining hours of knowledge and skill training that will allow the student to transition from the program directly into the job marketplace.
The Career Building Academy also extends the educational diploma program to individuals wanting to gain their high school diploma. This tuition based program specializes in at-risk youth, drop outs and credit recovery. With the online academic programming, individuals can gain credits at their own pace, and receive help from certified teachers based on their individualized academic plan in order to complete the high school diploma program.