Building Strong Communities

Construction trades apprenticeship preparatory program

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The Building Strong Communities Program is an apprenticeship preparatory program that prepares adults and high school graduates for careers in the construction industry. This program offers graduates the opportunity to gain real experience and exposure with Union trades and contractors.

For program information and how to apply, visit or call Aaron Koski at 612-349-7158.

Video: First LRT BUILD students prepare for graduation

These students are part of LRT Build, which is now Building Strong Communities. The purpose of this trip was to introduce perspective apprentices to a career in construction and possibly finding work in the construction industry. The name has changed, but the mission of Building Strong Communities has not.