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North Lake County Spring Construction & Skilled Trades Day

Mar 20 09:00 AM - 02:00 PM

Gary Area Career Center - Gary

Staff Development


Hosted by Northwest Indiana Workforce Board, Construction Advancement Foundation, and Indiana Plan.


  • Introduce students and others with the career opportunities in union building and construction
  • Acquaint those in attendance on how apprenticeships provide skills to compete in tomorrow’s workforce and how to successfully apply for an apprenticeship program
  • Provide information on how to successfully apply to an apprenticeship program


  • 10 Trade Organizations will be set up (complete with equipment, technology, and mock work sites)
  • Over 700 students from 18 Northwest Indiana High Schools/Programs will be in attendance
  • Hands-on demonstrations by several of the trades where students are also able to participate with demonstration

For further information: Contact Barb Grimsgard, Communications Manager for the Center of Workforce Innovations and the Northwest Indiana Workforce Board at 219-462-2940, ext. 28 or


Gary Area Career Center

1800 E. 35th Ave




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