Success Story

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Jesus enrolled into the ValleyBuild MC3 Apprenticeship Readiness Program. This program is a 6-week construction training program in partnership with local building trade councils. Once Jesus completed his training with ValleyBuild he chose to pursue a career in the roofing industry. Nations Roof enthusiastically hired him because of his character and work ethic. Workforce Connection awards scholarships to different training programs like ValleyBuild which provides industry-recognized certifications. This equips participants with the skills they need to get a head start in their career.

Success Stories

San Joaquin County Apprenticeship Readiness Class Boasts 100% Graduation Rate

Twenty-one men and women are on the path to living-wage careers in the building and construction trades after completing apprenticeship readiness training in Stockton. The San Joaquin Building Trades Council, in partnership with ValleyBuild and other partners, celebrated graduates in ceremonies on Aug. 25. The class of 21 students featured a 100% graduation rate.

Congratulations to The Alvarado Group for the Adult Business of Excellence Award!

The Alvarado Group has been honored with the Adult Business of Excellence Award from the Fresno Regional Workforce Development Board and Workforce Connection.

Stockton Instructor Leans on Decades of Know-How

Eric Cosgrove draws on his experience to train students for work in the trades. With years of construction experience under his tool belt, Eric Cosgrove is someone with plenty of on-the-job knowledge.

Retiring Instructor Leaves Behind a Legacy of Excellence

Many Fresno-area students learning about building and construction trades know the friendly face of Isaac Camarena. For more than two decades, this Madera native was the apprenticeship coordinator for the Fresno Sheet Metal Workers. He spent many years as an instructor for ValleyBuild and the training programs before it.