• Careers
    Career Center Carpentry Student Awards Day

    By Kim Underwood Winston-Salem/Forsyth County Schools JUNE 1, 2017 – The house that students at the Career Center built for Habit for Humanity is ready to be moved to its permanent home. And, thanks to a gift from local builders, the seniors who worked on it now own the tools that will enable them to […]

  • Careers
    Build the Workforce

    Build the Construction Workforce in your Community It’s in everyone’s best interest: HBAs, our members and the schools in our communities need to work together on building industry workforce issues. The shortage of skilled workers in many communities is a big problem. There’s also concern about whether there’s the right kind of training and education […]

  • Apprenticeships
    The future is calling

    The future is calling… The future is for workers, the future is in your hands. 8 Million  =  estimated new job openings in skill trades by 2018 2.7 million = estimated new jobs requiring post-secondary education by 2018 2+ million = craft professionals needed by 2017 25% estimated grown 321,000 construction jobs added in 2014