Construction Pre-Apprenticeship

Hey High School Students 16+

Are you looking for a summer job that pays well, sets you apart from others and leads to a career in the construction industry? Through a new collaborative program between Southeast Tech and area construction leaders, you can enroll in a summer hands-on Construction Exploration program that will give you the chance to earn while you learn. A blend of classroom instruction, laboratory experience and on the job training, you’ll have the opportunity to learn from the best in the business and potentially secure great-paying, full-time employment after high school!

How it Works

You’ll interview with construction professionals to determine job requirements and opportunities. If selected, you’ll receive paid training including classroom instruction, lab construction projects and on-the-job training.
What You'll Learn
  • Safety
  • Basic Hand and Power Tools
  • Construction basics
  • Soft Skills Essential to Job Success
  • Career Awareness

View Curriculum Here

What You'll Earn

In addition to great experience and 5 college credits, you’ll earn $12.50/hr.

For more information or to be considered for this program, call Southeast Tech at 605.367.7619 or email

Don’t wait, this program has limited enrollment and will fill fast!