If you enjoy working with your hands and wearing boots and a hard hat, there might always be a job for you. In fact, according to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, some of these jobs pay upwards of $50,000 a year with just a high school diploma. The key is training and right now made possible through the Colorado Department of Transportation there is a class at no cost available to Coloradoans willing to roll up their sleeves and seek a career in these jobs. The information is pasted below and you need to act fast.
PCC’s Corporate College is offering FREE construction skills training! Get certified in CPR, OSHA construction and CDOT flagger.
Classes will take place from 8:30 a.m.-4:30 p.m. June 6-16 (Mon-Fri) in PCC’s Gorsich Advanced Technology Center, 900 W. Orman Ave. This class, valued at $2,000, is sponsored by the @coloradodot. Space is limited. Register today at https://bit.ly/pcc-skills-training.
For information, email firstname.lastname@example.org or call 719-549-3320.
According to the US Bureau of Labor Statistics, construction and extraction jobs are growing and expected to grow another six percent until the year 2030. The expected growth is anticipated due to the growing population and the need for new roads, structure and buildings to be built.
The median annual wage for all construction and extraction occupations was $48,210 in May 2021, which was higher than the median annual wage for all occupations of $45,760. (from https://www.bls.gov/ooh/construction-and-extraction/home.htm)