Training & Employment

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Training

Our goal is to provide a workforce of excellence that meets the expectations of our ever-increasing business community.

In partnership with Central Piedmont Community College, Goodwill’s Construction Skills Training program provides technical career certifications and basic skills necessary to obtain a job in the construction industry, including:

  • Construction math
  • Blueprint reading
  • Safety requirements for power tools
  • Footings and foundations
  • Floor and wall framing systems
  • Forklift training and certification
  • OSHA-10 certification
  • Resume development, interviewing skills and work ethics 

For more information, call 704-372-3434 or check out our Construction Skills Training flyer. Please click here if you would like to apply online.

Goodwill offers intensive training in a variety of additional career options which include in-depth class room instruction and practical hands-on experience. Our employment training programs teach participants workplace skills such as computer basics, teamwork and problem solving. Programs cover resume preparation and interviewing techniques, as well as networking opportunities.


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Employment

Construction is one of the nation’s largest industries, offering excellent opportunities for high earnings, career advancement, and business ownership.

Goodwill offers intensive employability skills training which include in-depth class room instruction and practical hands-on experience. Our employment training programs teach participants workplace skills such as computer basics, teamwork and problem solving. Programs cover resume preparation and interviewing techniques, as well as networking opportunities.

Goodwill Construction Services provides competitive 90-day paid training opportunities in a construction environment that enhance the skills employers’ desire. The training includes exposure to site demolition, framing, window/door installation, siding, drywall, interior trim, painting and site clean-up.