Construction Career Launcher

Build Your Path to Start a Career in Construction in only 8 Weeks

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Program Overview

Interested in joining the booming construction industry? The Construction Career Launcher program at College of Western Idaho (CWI) is your pathway to this vibrant sector. This 8-week program is perfectly suited for those seeking to start a career in construction, providing essential skills and knowledge, along with the valuable OSHA-10 Construction certification.

Throughout the program, you will gain an awareness of construction safety, fundamental construction skills, and an understanding of various tools and equipment. The highlight of this program is the OSHA-10 Construction certification, essential for anyone looking to work in the construction industry. Additionally, the program concludes with a job fair, giving you the opportunity to connect with potential employers and jump-start your construction career.

Degree or Certificate Type


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Learning Opportunities

  • Construction Safety Training: Learn critical safety practices and earn the OSHA-10 Construction certification.
  • Fundamental Construction Skills: Acquire essential skills for working in the construction industry.
  • Tools & Equipment Proficiency: Get hands-on experience with a variety of construction tools and equipment.
  • Job Fair Participation: Connect with potential employers at the conclusion of the program.
  • Career Readiness: Prepare for immediate entry into the construction workforce.

Area of Study

Degrees & Certificates

Certificate of Completion


Step 1

  • Choose your desired Construction Career Launcher course, then Add to Cart.
  • Courses are added throughout the year. If your desired course is not listed, check back or request more information to learn more.

Step 2

  • Create a new profile, or sign in with your existing username and password if prompted.
  • Complete checkout.
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Construction Career Launcher classes kicked off on Tuesday, Oct. 1, and are off to another great start with 22 students.

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