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Resources for Building Trades and Construction


  1. CTE Online External link opens in new window or tab.
    A resource devoted to connecting educators and leaders within the unique field of Career and Technical Education (CTE) to quality professional development tools that help establish the role rigorous academic skills play in pursuit of industry and career related coursework.
  2. Architects, Construction Managers, and Engineers Mentor Program (ACE) External link opens in new window or tab.
  3. California Department of Industrial Relations Apprenticeship External link opens in new window or tab.
    Search for available apprenticeship programs of registered program sponsors by county and occupation.
  4. Home Builders Institute External link opens in new window or tab.
    Offers student and instructor materials and national skills standards for five trades.
  5. HVACR Excellence–Industry Standard of Excellence External link opens in new window or tab.
  6. National Association of Women in Construction External link opens in new window or tab.
  7. National Center for Construction Education and Research External link opens in new window or tab.
  8. National Green Builders Products Expo External link opens in new window or tab.
  9. North State Building Industry Association (BIA) External link opens in new window or tab.
  10. Sacramento Regional Builders’ Exchange. External link opens in new window or tab.
  11. Green Building Digest External link opens in new window or tab.
    A Comprehensive site for green building news that is updated weekly from various sources that carry news and information about green building.
  12. Green Collar Zone–Energy Technologies External link opens in new window or tab.
    Provides a link to Construction Zone–Hands on Workstations
  13. Build it Green External link opens in new window or tab.

Certifications

  1. California Pavement Preservation Certificate Program External link opens in new window or tab. –California State University, Chico
  2. Construction Management Certificate Program – California State University, Sonoma External link opens in new window or tab.
  3. Construction Management Certificate Program – University of California, Berkeley Extension External link opens in new window or tab.
  4. Facilities Management Certificate Program – University of California, Berkeley Extension External link opens in new window or tab.
  5. HVAC Certificate Program External link opens in new window or tab. –University of California, Berkeley Extension
  6. Construction Management Certificate Program External link opens in new window or tab. –University of California, Davis Extension
  7. Green Building External link opens in new window or tab. –University of California, Davis Extension
  8. Project Management Certificate Program External link opens in new window or tab. –University of California, Davis Extension
  9. Facilities Management Certificate Program – University of California, Irvine Extension External link opens in new window or tab.
  10. Home Builders Institute - Certification for Residential Construction External link opens in new window or tab.
  11. Center for Occupational & Environmental (COEH) External link opens in new window or tab.
    Lead-Related Construction Sampling Technician Course
  12. California Home Inspection Licensure Courses External link opens in new window or tab.
  13. California Association of Code Enforcement Officer (CACEO) External link opens in new window or tab.
  14. Home Inspector Certification–Allied Schools External link opens in new window or tab.
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