Construct Your Future


The Center for Latino Progress’ Construct Your Future program provides clients with an opportunity to be placed in an internship where they can gain critical job training and experience. Employers are able to use this as a training opportunity for interns to gain hands-on skills in a construction trade. Then, The Center helps its clients land a job in the field at a very competitive wage!

Prior to being placed in an internship, clients must complete a total of 10 weeks of training – 7 weeks at The Center where they learn about workplace readiness and gain the NRF Certificate in Customer Service and the NCRC (National Career Readiness Certificate).

During the following 3 weeks, participants can earn certifications in:

  • OSHA 10
  • CPR/First Aid
  • EPA Lead RRP and Lead Weatherization
  • Forklift Operation
  • Power/Hand Tools
  • Scaffolding
  • Fire Watch Safety
  • Flagger Certification
  • Green Tradesman
  • Fall Protection

This program is open to all men and women, ages 18 to 24. Now accepting applications! To get more info, call (860) 247-3227 or click below.