On Thursday, August 22, 2013, 6 students successfully completed CTC's Pre-Apprenticeship Construction Training (PACT) Program.
The Hawaii Building Industry Foundation (HBIF) was awarded a grant from the Hawaii Community Foundation (HCF) Haseko Training Fund, to provide it's PACT Program for residents in the Ewa Beach community.
The HCF PACT students completed an accelerated 6-week Pre-Apprenticeship Construction Training (PACT) program at CTC-Pacific. Training consisted of Basic Principles for Construction, First Aid & CPR w/AED, Introduction to OSHA, Fundamentals of Green Building and Introduction to Construction Skills courses. The students also participated in a job site tour led by Larry Hawkins at Castle & Cooke Homes Hawaii's Nohona 3 project in Kapolei.
Mahalo to Hawaii Community Foundation and Haseko for a successful partnership, and a big mahalo to our education sponsor - Hawaii Energy Connection who took time out of their busy schedules to familiarize the students with their line of work.
Nikolao Paese Jr.