Education and Training

Construct a brighter future

Are you looking for a job where you can actually make a difference? Right now there are thousands of opportunities waiting for you in the construction industry. A career in construction is not just another job, it's a promise for an exciting and challenging future. It's your chance to build cool things and leave your mark.


The first step towards building a career in construction is to learn about the different kinds of trades and the training paths that will lead you though each one. Let ABC help in getting you started with your new future! Northern Ohio ABC is certified in more than 18 trades. Among them are:


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 Contact the Chapter office, 440.717.0389 and express your interest today. New classes are being developed daily and they fill up quickly!
Associated Builders & Contractors, Northern Ohio Chapter’s apprenticeship and craft training program is pledged to achieve equal employment opportunity for all applicants regardless of race, color, religion, national origin or sex.

Scholarship Opportunities Ohio

ABC Members Can Use TechCred Funding for Construction Craft Training

TechCred helps businesses upskill their current and incoming workforce with tech-focused credentials. Businesses can receive up to $2,000 for each tech-focused credential earned, up to $30,000 per employer each application period.

The most recent TechCred application period closed at the end of October. During this round, 246 Ohio employers were approved for funding, resulting in Ohio employees earning up to 3,164 technology-focused credentials. This round marks a milestone as funding for the program has been approved for over 15,000 credentials.

Since the program’s start ABC members have been approved for funding, supporting the earning of tech-focused credentials by Ohio employees.

ABC Members with employees who have completed their TechCred training are reminded to submit proof of credential completion to receive reimbursement at

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Build Your Future Scholarship


GENERAL INFORMATION 10 scholarships of $2,000 each will be awarded annually. Only one application per student per calendar year will be accepted. Past scholarship recipients are ineligible. All payments will be made directly to the recipient’s school. ELIGIBILITY Applicants must be pursuing craft professional training in the construction industry through a NCCER accredited program or a state / federally approved apprenticeship program in a merit-shop training facility. DEADLINE Applications for the 2023-2024 academic year are being accepted...

Build your future scholarship