Workforce Readiness: Construction Trades


What you can do in this project:

  • Learn the fundamentals of building construction, electrical, plumbing, and finishing.
  • Learn to safely operate hand and power equipment
  • Build a playhouse/potting shed
  • The finish product will be raffled or auctioned at the fair. The money earned will be seed money for the “next big project”.

Grades: 6-13

Cost: None

Equipment Needed: Each youth should bring a pair of safety glasses and work gloves.

Meeting Dates: to be determined

We are currently in need of a countywide Construction Trades Project Leader. Please contact the 4-H Program Educator if you are interested in serving in this capacity.

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