Construction Training

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Due to COVID-19, most classes have moved to an online format. To apply or for questions about technology access: call 651-379-5837 or email

Construction Career Paths

  • Carpenters
  • Commercial roofers
  • Laborers
  • Plumbing, electrical, HVAC
  • Siding and window installers
  • Union apprenticeships

To Apply

To apply, contact 651-379-5837 or

What to Expect

  • Get started with twelve weeks of training that includes job placement assistance
  • Instruction in construction concepts, green building practices, tool use, blueprints, math and measuring, insulation, drywall, siding, roofing and deconstruction
  • Union and industry speakers and tours
  • Assistance with résumés, applications, interviewing, job search, retention and advancement
  • Receive an OSHA 10 Completion Card and an industry recognized credential
  • Earn 36 continuing education units and college credit at St. Paul College
  • Goodwill-Easter Seals Minnesota has a training articulation agreement with Saint Paul College. Students who successfully complete the Construction Program at Goodwill-Easter Seals can bypass the first term of Saint Paul College’s Carpentry Diploma program and start in Semester 2
  • Training hours: Mon. – Fri., 8 a.m. – 2:30 p.m.
  • Training available at NO COST to eligible students, women are encouraged to apply


Goodwill Easter Seals 553 Fairview Avenue N.
Saint Paul, MN 55104
P: 16513795837 W:





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