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Career Launcher

WELCOME to the We Build Idaho Career Launcher

The Career Launcher is specially designed to help you launch a productive and rewarding career in Idaho’s booming construction industry.

The Idaho Associated General Contractors (AGC), the state’s largest network of construction professionals, has partnered with the Idaho Workforce Development Council, colleges and universities across the state, and hundreds of Idaho construction companies to help you gain the experience necessary to start a career in construction today.

The Career Launcher will equip participants with both the basic knowledge and practical skills they need to explore various career pathways in the construction industry. The program also includes valuable training in the communication, technical, and safety skills required to work on a construction jobsite.

Participants will learn:

  • Availability of Construction Careers
  • Construction Measurement Techniques
  • Safety
  • Blueprint Reading
  • Different Building Techniques
  • Leadership

At the end of the course, participants take with them:

  • Certification of Completion
  • OSHA 10 – Construction certification and wallet card
  • Introduction to Idaho construction companies ready to hire

Ready to Start?  Click on the training center nearest you:

(mobile users:  for best results, turn your device on its side)

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Need more information?  Contact Kristy Watson at the Idaho AGC at KWatson@idahoagc.org.

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WeBuildIdaho.org has developed partnerships designed to provide you with easy access to the tools you need to launch a career in the construction industry.  Through this partnership, you can explore careers available in Idaho’s construction industry, identify any necessary training needed for your desired career path, locate training programs, requirements, and funding information, and receive access to job placement tools.    

People like you are needed for Idaho's growing construction industry.  Between 2012 and 2022, the Idaho Department of Labor and US Bureau of Labor Statistics predict a 39% increase in Idaho’s construction industry jobs, the fastest projected growth of any industry in Idaho.