Preparing students for a career in construction
The Construction Center of Excellence helps K-12 educators, colleges, apprenticeship programs, and private training providers prepare job seekers and workers to gain the competitive skills they need to be successful in the construction workplace.
Here’s how to get started:
View our library of curriculum and student activities for K-12 and college students including green building and sustainability, leadership skills, and even finances. Don’t miss the popular Construction Math Toolbox with fun, real-world exercises to help secondary students learn the connection between math and the building process.
Trainings & Events
Check our Trainings & Events page for career fairs, professional development opportunities, and outreach events for educators.
Program & Resource Guide
Download the Program & Resource Guide which includes career exploration tools and a directory of construction programs at colleges throughout Washington.
Find a construction industry expert to speak to your class, coordinate a field trip, or provide insight for curriculum review.
Our network of experts includes the skills and experience to help in the following areas and much more:
- Program development, expansion, and articulation
- Marketing and outreach to attract new students
- Custom-tailored seminars, workshops, and guest speakers