With dozens of disciplines in the construction industry, the task of branching into a new specialty may be a daunting one. This section not only explores the possibilities - plumbing, carpentry and masonry among them - it also provides an extensive list of certification entities, state contractor licensing boards and continuing education opportunities.
- General Licensing and Certification for Construction Advancement
Sometimes called a Construction Manager Certification or a Construction Project Management Certificate, this credential ensures the holder understands regulatory, insurance, management, safety, estimating and environmental aspects as they apply to the industry.
- Construction Industry Training and Continuing Education
Workers in the construction industry face a number of options when it comes to carving out a strong career foundation. Here is some fundamental information on pursuing and maintaining specific licenses and certifications.