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Durant High School PACT Tailgater

August 23 @ 6:00 pm

Durant High School, whose NAHB Student Chapter is sponsored by the Iowa City Area HBA, received word in May that it is receiving a 2021 Schools to Skills Grant for $13,000! Join us during the football scrimmage to hear about the HBI Pre-Apprenticeship Certificate Training (PACT) program and see the great things the school has been doing to train youth for the skilled-trades industry.

Grant money is from the Home Builders Institute (HBI) and the Home Depot Foundation; the National Housing Endowment and additional funders. Durant will use it for PACT licensing, instructor training and student assessment fees for two years. PACT is a licensed program that teaches the building trades. The award-winning curriculum, based on NAHB’s Green Building Standard™ and National Skills Standards, is one of only three pre-apprenticeship curricula recognized by the Department of Labor (DOL) deployed in youth training programs nationwide. Learn more at https://hbi.org/curriculum/.

 

                                                              

                      

Details

Date:
August 23
Time:
6:00 pm
Event Category:

Organizer

Greater Iowa City Area Home Builders Association
Phone:
319-351-5333
Email:
karyl@hbaofic.org
Website:
www.iowacityhomes.com

Venue

Durant High School
408 7th Street
Durant, IA 52747
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Phone:
(563) 785-4432