NCCER Core Curriculum

Looking to work in Construction and Trades environments?

This 80-hour NCCER (National Center for Construction Education & Research) course will provide you with the basic skills necessary to work in both.

Course Description:  Key content includes: Basic Safety, Introduction to Construction Math, Introduction to Hand Tools, Introduction to Power Tools, Construction Drawings, Basic Rigging, Basic Communication Skills, Basic Employability Skills, and Material Handling.  Completing this curriculum gives you the basic skills needed to continue education in any craft area you choose. NCCER Core is a prerequisite to all other Level 1 craft curriculums. 

Tuition includes the NCCER Core Curriculum book, hard hat, safety goggles, safety gloves, ear protection and testing. Upon completion of this program, you will receive a certificate from NCCER, a wallet card, and be listed in the NCCER National Registry.  

Possible apprenticeship with PEK Construction after completing course.

Cost:  Tuition is covered by Career Pathways funding!

Upcoming Classes: 

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(Registration will be cut off a week prior to class starting)


Please contact Lynn Camp at to be placed on waitlist.