Enroll your promising employees NOW in the South Florida AGC Carpentry Apprentice Program.
ENR, Forbes, Barron's, and many newspapers and Construction periodicals are warning of the growing shortage of skilled construction workers. Your business will be affected.
Construction Employment Increased in 39 States and D.C. From a Year Ago and in 29 States and D.C. From March To April As “Fragile” Recovery Continues
Broward County Commission Passes “Hard-to-Hire” resolution. In spite of vigorous opposition from AGC and the construction industry, the Broward County Commission unanimously passed the so-called “Hard-to-Hire” resolution on county contracts over $500,000.00. The commission puts the responsibility of hiring those without a high school diploma or GED, convicted felons, mentally or physically impaired, veterans, and homeless on the backs of contractors. See the complete resolution on the link below.
The South Florida AGC started the Apprenticeship Program in 1989, and has trained hundreds of apprentices to become qualified Journeymen, Foremen, Supervisors, Project Managers and some have gone on to own their own construction business.