Newsletter: 10.28.2022

All-Female Cohort Boasts 100% Graduation Rate

A group of 13 dedicated and supportive mothers, sisters, daughters and friends recently made history as graduates of the first all-female class in ValleyBuild history.

Dozens of Training Graduates Primed for Careers

More than three dozen men and women are on a path to good-paying jobs after successfully completing apprenticeship readiness classes offered through ValleyBuild, a regional training program for construction trades.

ValleyBuild Program Grows with $3 Million Investment

Roughly $3 million set aside in the California budget will help expand the successful ValleyBuild program that prepares men and women for steady careers in construction trades.

State Energy Commissioners Make Kern County Stop

Members of the California Energy Commission toured the Kern County Electrical Training Center and spent time with several graduates of the ValleyBuild program during a two-day visit to the Central Valley in July.

Stockton Instructor Leans on Decades of Know-How

With years of construction experience under his tool belt, Eric Cosgrove is someone with plenty of on-the-job knowledge.