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Apprenticeship & Craft Education

Please join us in congratulating our Electrical Apprenticeship Graduates. They have worked full time at their jobs all day & then attend classes in the evenings for 4 years. That's a lot of hard work & dedication!!

The mission of the ABC Apprenticeship & Education Program
is to provide the construction industry with the most qualified and technically trained people at all levels through various educational opportunities to strengthen the construction workforce in the Carolinas. ABC works cooperatively with other organizations and member companies, such as the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) to offer programs that carry with them both a high educational and financial value.

ABC of the Carolinas is able to provide an array of programs to address the educational needs of the industry.
These include:
  • Registered Apprenticeship and Craft Training in 30 trades (NCCER Accredited) 
  • Construction Quality Management 
  • Craft Assessment Certifications in 35 trades (NCCER Accredited) 
  • Management Training Programs 
  • Safety Classes 
  • STEP Awards 
  1. OSHA recordable injuries down by 67% 
  2. First aid cases down 90% 
  3. Productivity Up 10 – 24% 
  4. Turnover down 32-43% 
  5. Unexcused Absences down 59% 

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“Let us think of education as the means of developing
our greatest abilities, because in each of us
there is a private hope and dream which, fulfilled,
can be translated into benefit for everyone and greater strength
for our nation”– John F. Kennedy

610 Minuet Lane
Charlotte, NC 28217
(704) 367-1331

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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 69 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.