General Construction

Construct Your Career with Our Pre-Apprenticeship Training Program!


Join our
General Construction
Pre-Apprenticeship Program—
a tuition-free opportunity designed for Illinois residents, prioritizing women, people of color, and veterans.

Gain essential skills and support to kickstart your career in the construction industry. Our program, funded by a state grant, collaborates with various community organizations to provide comprehensive pre-apprenticeship training.

As a participant, you’ll receive a stipend and access to wrap-around services to ensure your success. Upon completion, transition services will guide you into registered apprenticeships and job placements. Don’t miss this chance to build a fulfilling career pathway in the trades. Sign up now!

Download Our Construction Program Flyer!

Eager to break ground in the construction field?


Our program flyer holds the blueprint to your success. Dive into the details of our comprehensive construction program, where students gain practical skills and industry expertise. Explore how we prepare our graduates for rewarding careers in construction, from job readiness training to employment assistance.


Take the first step towards a brighter future – click the button below to download the flyer and learn more about our program!

Meet Your Project Managers

Hazel Roman

✉️ Email: hroman@staugustine.lewisu.edu
📞 Phone: 773-878-3545

Sara Mohiuddin

✉️ Email: smohiuddin4@staugustine.lewisu.edu
📞 Phone: 773-878-3752

Emmanuel Garcia - Visionary Designer and Architect

Emmanuel Garcia, a visionary designer at Wheeler Kearns Architects, is dedicated to creating innovative spaces that foster community spirit. With notable projects like the Purple Llama Coffee & Record Shop and the Chapel of St. Joseph, he also serves as Communications Chair for Arquitectos.


Join us to hear Emmanuel’s inspiring journey and insights into transforming bold visions into reality.

Our Campuses


Classes Start: July 29th, 2024


Classes Start: August 5th, 2024


Classes Start: July 15th, 2024

Apply Today!

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