April 20, 2004: Initiative To Promote Construction Industry Careers
Led by the Department of Labor, the initiative links NAHB, the Construction Industry Roundtable, and the National Heavy and Highway Alliance, a partnership of seven major construction craft unions. According to the organizations, this program is designed to:
Through "Skills to Build America's Future," the partner organizations will reach out to state and local governments, educators and counselors, trade schools, and apprenticeship programs to encourage more young people and their parents to consider careers in the skilled trades.
Publication date: 04/19/2004