Interested in a Career in Construction?

This is the RIGHT Place.
Welcome to the Alaska Construction Academies!

FREE Basic Construction Training. No Experience required!

The Alaska Construction Academies were created to help with the shortage of workers in Alaska; it is a statewide organization that offers classes for high school students and adults.

All who participate in the classes receive hands-on training by experts in different trades. Training includes an overview of the construction industry and the career opportunities in a number of specialty areas.

After taking courses through the academy students are encouraged to participate in further training and are provided with job search assistance.

The process is easy!

High School Students:

  • Apply with your school counselor!


  • Complete the online application for the academy in your area.
  • Take and pass the WorkKeys math test at your local Alaska Job Center.
  • Provide letters of recommendation. (Highly recommended)
  • If selected there will be mandatory drug screening at no expense to you, prior to training.
Anchorage Construction Academy


Ketchikan Construction Academy
Fairbanks Construction Academy
Juneau Construction Academy
Kenai Peninsula Construction Academy
Mat-Su Construction Academy

Alaska Construction Academies is an Equal Opportunity Program. Auxiliary aids and services are available upon request to individuals with disabilities.


Kathleen Castle
Phone: 907-770-1826      Fax: 907-562-6118

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