Newsletter: 10.30.2021

‘Clean Slate’ Offers Chance to Clear Up Past Issues

Some people must shake off the past before entering a MC3 Apprenticeship Readiness Program that is the first step toward a career in building and construction trades.

Recruiters Looking to Fill Upcoming Kern County Class

Recruiting is under way in Kern County for its first apprenticeship readiness class under the banner of ValleyBuild, a 14-county collaboration between workforce development boards, building trades councils and other partners.

Pre-Apprenticeship Training Starts New Career for Dad

Daniel Iosefa has worked as a cross-country truck driver, warehouse worker, solar installer and stay-at-home dad. He never really had a clear career path.

New Program Helps Improve Math, English Skills

Juan Lara wanted to pursue a construction-related career but didn’t think his math skills were good enough.