Industry certification, Measurable skills gain
Method of Delivery
Instructional Program (CIP)
Deer Isle Adult & Community Education and Eastern Maine Development Corporation are partnering to offer a training and work experience program for entry-level positions in local year-round trades (carpentry, plumbing, and electrical). Programming is planned to start the week of July 10th and run through the week of August 21st. It will feature 2 days per week of classroom instruction and 3 days a week of work experience with local employers. Classroom instruction covers the Core Curriculum from the National Center for Construction Education and Research: Basic Safety, Intro to Construction Math, Intro to Hand Tools, Intro to Power Tools, Intro to Construction Drawings, Intro to Materials Handling, Basic Communication Skills, and Basic Employability Skills. The course is being taught by an experienced NCCER instructor, and students will receive a certificate for satisfactory completion. The program is free for anyone who qualifies and enrolls with EMDC for funding through the Workforce Innovation and Opportunity Act services. Basic tools and the textbooks will be provided.
Program Length (Weeks)
WIOA Approved Program
Curriculum Competency Based
NCCER Core Curriculum: Introductory Craft Skills
Deer Isle - Stonington High School
1 - Northeastern Workforce Board
Type of financial aid offered or have access to
WIOA funding for those eligible
No refund after class starts
Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?
Yes - NCCER
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?
Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?
Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)
Total In-State Program Cost
Total Out-of-State Program Cost