ABC Launches Concrete Registered Apprenticeship Program

Mon February 10, 2014 - Northeast Edition

Associated Builders and Contractors Eastern Pennsylvania Chapter (ABC) will launch a new Concrete Finishers Training Program at the William L. Henry Training Center in Kulpsville, Pa. This program will be on a condensed schedule, taking place Monday through Friday, Jan. 27 through Feb. 7. Classes will meet from 7 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

This is an NCCER program for which students are eligible for registered apprenticeship status. It was designed in conjunction with American Concrete Institute (ACI). At the conclusion of each level, in addition to NCCER certification, students will be given the opportunity to sit for the ACI certification test.

In addition to the new concrete finishers program, ABC conducts registered apprenticeship and craft training programs in more than a dozen construction trades including electrical, carpentry, heating, ventilating and air conditioning, plumbing, pipefitting and more. A complete list of trades offered is available at

For more information or to register, contact Vince Console, director of craft training, at 610/246-0534.