FAIRBANKS Helmets to Hardhats Opportunities
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Ironwork & Welding
November 2nd – November 6th ….. Monday – Friday ….. 8am to 4:30pm
Hands on Training covers the basics of rebar, steel erection and welding used in the Ironworker Trade. Stick welding (SMAW) and oxy acetylene cutting will be covered.
November 16th – November 20th….. Monday – Friday ….. 8am to 4:30pm
Training covers basic electrical theory, electrical code, blueprints, tool safety and hands on training including wiring of switches, GFCI receptacles, duplex receptacles, panels, 3-way and 4-way switches, bending EMT and rigid conduit. This is a hands on training.
Carpentry 1 Hands-on training
November 30th – December 4th ….. Monday – Friday ….. 8am to 4:30pm
Training covers the proper use of hand and power tools along with math, layout, materials, and fasteners used in the construction trade. Stair layout and construction will also be covered.
Apply online today: www.alaskaworks.org Click on Helmets to Hardhats Tab
Requirements for FREE Construction Training (Must be current or former military)
– Complete H2H training application online.
– Proof of military service (Military photo ID or DD214 or Orders, ect.)
– Register for free to become a member of Alaska’s Helmets to Hardhats at www.alaskah2h.org
Alaska’s Helmets to Hardhats is a program for Transitioning Service Members, Veterans, Guard and Reserves to educate on the opportunities in Alaska through apprenticeship, provide construction training for needed experience and help guide members towards a career in Alaska’s Construction Workforce through apprenticeship.