- Construction Academies
- Women in the Trades
“Alaska Works is where it all started. The classes that were available to me gave me the opportunity to figure out which trade best suited me.”
Alaska Works Training
Instructor William Andrew demonstrates techniques in carpentry to Construction Academy students.
Interested in a Career in Construction?
We provide basic construction training for women and men 18 or older seeking skills that can lead to a good paying job in the construction industry. No experience required!
We offer FREE introductory training (no experience needed) in Anchorage, Mat-Su, and Fairbanks for our co-ed Construction Academy programs. We are taking applicants for our fall 2016 classes now.
You can click on the links below to view our course schedules and apply online. You can also call 569-4711 for more information.
For the Anchorage Construction Academy Application click HERE
For the Anchorage Construction Academy course schedule click HERE
For the Anchorage Construction Academy Work keys Info. click HERE
For the Mat-Su Construction Academy Application click HERE
For the Mat-Su Construction Academy course schedule click HERE
For the Mat-Su Construction Academy Work keys Info. click HERE
For the Fairbanks Construction Academy Application click HERE
For the Fairbanks Construction Academy Course schedule click HERE
For the Fairbanks Construction Academy Work keys Info. click HERE
Additional Application Paperwork Information:
For the Equal Opportunity (EEO) notice click HERE
For the Alaska Construction Academies Drug and Alcohol Policy and Procedures Manual click HERE
The Construction Education Foundation (CEF) was created by the Associated General Contractors of Alaska to support construction industry education and training. Alaska Construction Academies are a program managed by the CEF with funding from the Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development. The program recruits and trains high school students and adults for entry-level jobs in construction and helps prepare new workers for trade apprenticeship positions. Construction Academies serve Anchorage, Fairbanks, Mat-Su, Kenai Peninsula, Juneau, Ketchikan, Nome, Kodiak, Dillingham, and King Salmon.