Green Construction

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HIRED and American Workshop have partnered to offer the Green Construction Trades Course. This 128 hour course (4 weeks) covers a variety of topics that give students exposure to various aspects of today’s construction industry. The course is designed to give students in-demand green construction skills that will make them excellent candidates for entry-level or mid-level construction positions. Whether you want to learn construction basics or develop an existing set of skills, the Green Construction Trades Course will give you marketable skills you need to advance your career in construction.


Each day, students will develop skills in a new topic while learning about codes and regulations, practicing relevant woodworking skills, and receiving one-on-one instruction from industry professionals. Students will also have the chance to earn valuable industry recognized credentials.


Start Date: Please contact for next opportunity. Future training dates will be available in South Minneapolis and Burnsville.

Introduction to:

Safety Training: Hand Tools, Powers Tools, Equipment, Personal Safety

Measuring: Lineal Feet, Square Feet, Cubic Feet, Calculating

Materials: Lumber, Fasteners, Roofing, Siding, Doors, Windows, Trim

Methods: Plan Reading, Surveying, Layout, Repurposing Materials, and Codes

Exterior Carpentry: Framing, Roofing, Fascia and Soffit, Siding

Interior Carpentry: Insulation, Drywall, Trim, Flooring, and Materials

Certifications: First Aid, AED, CPR, OSHA 10 Certification, Green Construction Certificate

Plus: Company Research, Resume, Job Interview tips, Graduation, Employment Opportunities

*Program Includes Tools and Steel-Toed Boots

Follow this link:  Green Construction Flyer

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To begin registration contact:

Tony Basch
(952) 697-1329


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