Careers in Construction:

  • "Credentials Matter" highlights how construction careers begin with high school CTE programs.
  • "Inside the Hard Hat" features four videos with footage and information from some of the most exciting construction careers.  
  • "What If?" is a three-part video series with 90-second commercials established to create an emotional connection with the industry.
  • "How to Start a Career in Construction" details the steps to take for those interested in working in construction.  

Future Apprentices without Employers:

If you are interested in the Electrical Apprenticeship Program sponsored through ABC of the Carolinas and Carolinas Construction Institute but do not currently have an employer, please see the list of electrical contractors below and contact them directly for employment opportunities. If you wish to start the apprenticeship program without an employer that can be arranged but please know that you will need an employer for the 8,000 on-the-job-training hours.

Apprenticeship Fee : $675.00 per semester

List of Electrical Contractors:

Chapter Office Locations

610 Minuet Lane     Charlotte, NC 28217

1000 Investment Blvd     Apex, NC 27502

108-A White Oak Lane     Lexington, SC 29073
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Facebook: @ABC of the Carolinas

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) is a national construction industry trade association representing more than 21,000 members. Founded on the merit shop philosophy, ABC and its 70 chapters help members develop people, win work and deliver that work safely, ethically and profitably for the betterment of the communities in which ABC and its members work.