The Fast Track to a Job in Construction
Get certified to work in construction in 10 weeks at no cost.
Miami Dade College and the Lennar Foundation have launched MDC Builds, a program that prepares students for entry-level construction jobs. Employment for construction laborers and helpers is expected to grow 12% between 2016-2026 (faster than average) according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics.
Join an Industry with Growing Demand
This is a 10-week program that is offered at no cost to the student. The program includes classroom instruction and hands-on training. In addition to the free training, students are provided with transportation vouchers and meals.
The next cohort begins January 13, 2020
Students may choose either an afternoon or morning option.
- Morning session – 10:00 am – 2:00 pm (Monday – Friday)
- Evening session – 5:00 – 9:00 pm (Monday – Friday)
MDC Homestead Campus
500 College Terrace
Building A, Room 208
Homestead Florida 33030
- OSHA training and certification
- electrical systems
- construction math and
- other essential skills needed in the ever-growing Florida construction industry
Applicants must be 18 years old and unemployed or underemployed.