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NCCER ACCREDITATION FOR PRE-APPRENTICESHIP TRAINING: A Key to Success in Construction Trades


Ask Valarie Hunt about the construction trade opportunities the UPO Workforce Institute provides those it serves, and she easily offers up a former student as an exemplar of success. This single mom of one was on Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF), didn’t have a home and knew she wanted off the assistance program, recalls Hunt. After completing UPO’s professional building maintenance course, receiving industry-recognized certification and securing affordable housing, this young woman opened her own business contracting carpentry and other skilled work in the District of Columbia. She ultimately moved on to Texas to flip houses. READ FULL STORY >>
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