To advance contractor productivity and quality construction through education and technology,
and to recruit a diverse construction workforce.

The 2018 Construction Mentoring Program will run from 8 am to 12 noon June 4 - 22. This program
provides participants an opportunity to learn how to read construction prints, earn their OSHA 10 card, explore
apprenticeship programs through hands-on workshops, develop soft skills in communication, and receive one-on-one
assistance in gaining employment. Return here to see updated on this class as well as applications for future offerings.
Click on the pictures below to explore videos of apprentices/coordinators discussing their career choices/programs.


 Skilled Craft Careers          
 Management Careers          


Click here to see the types of activities that take place within the 3700 square foot facility. Click here to see a video of the Advancement Center Grand Opening. 

Workforce & Professional Development Events

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Workforce & Professional Development Contacts

  • Richard Bruce, Ph.D., Director
    (816) 595-4143
  • Caleb McCandless, M.S., Professional Development Manager
    (816) 595-4161
  • Romond Holt , B.S., Outreach Manager
  • (816) 595-4145
  • Cindy Ignacio, Receptionist
    (816) 595-4140
  • Builders' Association Training Center
    105 W. 12th Ave.
    North Kansas City, MO 64116
    ph (816) 471-0880
    fax (816) 471-5566