Colorado Resource Partners (CORE) is an alliance of organizations that integrates training and community resource partners for overall construction workforce readiness and career success. What’s different about this approach is that we’re working together in a new way.
CORE presents the employment platform, WORKNOW to place, retain and advance workers in this industry. Simply put, we help people find and keep good construction jobs. Our collaborative came together because of a shared commitment to ensuring that families living in communities directly affected by construction projects benefit from them.
CORE partners include:
Construction Careers NowConstruction Careers Now Contact: Erika Anderson & Jim Spence
The Construction Careers Now program consists of a 4-week Introduction to Construction Careers curriculum through Emily Griffith Technical College. During the 4th week of the course, students will attend a HIRING FAIR and meet numerous “eager to hire” construction contractors with career opportunities available now in the trade of your choice.
4-week craft boot camp with embedded hiring fair (located at C70 neighborhood training center)
- High numbers in basic skills program;
- Sector partnership lead;
- Strong employer relationships and industry knowledge
Industry-specific work readiness