Media – The Community Action Agency of Delaware County, Inc.’s (CAADC) Building Trades Training Program still has slots open for its employment program for out-of-school youth. CAADC is still accepting applications but eligible and interested youth from Delaware County should contact them immediately as all slots will be filled soon. The Building Trades Training Program is designed to help out-of-school youth gain the skills for a rewarding career. The program helps the youth develop skill sets including free training in plumbing basics, construction/drywall and electrical maintenance. Participants receive industry recognized certifications in OSHA Construction, Lead Safety and Forklifting.
There are a limited number of available slots though and applicants must meet the following requirements:
· Be between the ages of 17 and 21
· Currently reside in Delaware County
· Not enrolled in High School
Income eligibility guidelines do apply. Call today to see if you are eligible. Contact Carla Gordy at CAADC’s Employment and Training Department at (610) 874-8451 x 1047.