She Built This City (“SBTC”) is a Charlotte-based non-profit focused on introducing women and young girls from diverse backgrounds to the skilled trades. SBTC is excited to announce its 15-week Pre-Apprenticeship Plumbing Program, developed in partnership with Moen, Three Way Plumbing and Lowe’s.
The Summer session starts on July 6, 2021, with the Fall session kicking off October 12, 2021. A certificate of completion will be provided to participants.
The all women, 15-week, hands-on learning event will be hosted at She Built this City’s Innovation Alley workshop in West Charlotte. In addition to hands-on instruction from industry veterans, site visits and guest speakers, all training participants will receive a weekly travel stipend, school-age child supervision, and job placement support.
She Built this City is all about preparing women for successful long-term careers in non-traditional industries, such as construction. Click here to sign up now!
Key Facts / Highlights:
· Cohort Dates: July 6, 2021 – Oct 15, ,2021 | Oct 12, 2021 – Jan 11, 2022
· Days / Times: Tuesday and Thursday – 6 pm – 9 pm | Saturday 9 am – 12 noon
· Pre-Apprenticeship Plumbing Program certificate provided upon completion.
· Hands-on instruction from current industry professionals
· Weekly travel stipend
· School-aged child care provided
· Job site tours
· OSHA 10, First Aid / CPR Certification
· Self- Defense Course
· Grow with Google / Customer Service Training
She Built This City thanks Lowe’s, Moen and Three Way Plumbing for making this Pre-Apprenticeship Plumbing Program possible. Sign up here.