Northern California Construction Training (NCCT)

 Student/teacher construction training  

Pre-Apprenticeship Construction Training Program

Stanislaus County Office of Education in partnership with Northern California Construction Training, Inc. (NCCT) offers a building trade’s pre-apprenticeship program that helps prepare individuals for entry into the various construction trades apprenticeships. We provide tools, as well as remedial education, and resources to receive a high school diploma. The primary goal is placement in a construction apprenticeship training program.

During the six month program you will learn use of construction terms & equipment, development of proper work habits & skills, general job safety, measurement & basic blueprint reading, enhance & improve Math, Reading & Writing skills, 22 Trades of Construction, and preparation for Apprenticeship exams.

Industry Recognized Certifications are also offered for the following:  Ladder Safety/Fall Protection, Introduction to Photovoltaics - Module 1, Confined Space Entry, Introduction to Photovoltaics - Module 2, First Aid/CPR, Forklift Class 1,4,5, Work Zone Safety/Traffic Control, Uponor/Tracpipe Installation,
OSHA 8HR, OSHA 8 DOT Hazmat Awareness, OSHA 10, Hilti Powder Actuated Tools, 40 Hour Hazwopper, and Flagging (ATSSA).

Enrollment Requirements: Must be 18 years and older.  To enroll contact Chris Faix at (209) 238-8901

For more information, you can also call or come by the school at: 

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    Stanislaus County Office of Education
    Tom Changnon Education Center
    1325 H Street
    Modesto CA  95354
    Cell: (209) 238-8901

Contact Us

Northern California Construction Trades
Tom Changnon Education Center

1325 H Street
Modesto, CA 95354

Key Contacts

Dallas Plaa

Director II - Career Technical Education