Careers in Construction Month

October 1 – October 31, 2016

NCCER and its Build Your Future initiative are once again declaring October as Careers in Construction Month. Throughout the month, industry and education partner locally to host career events that introduce students to rewarding construction careers. A number of online resources are available on to make it easy for organizations to participate. Don’t forget to register your event for added publicity!

Proclaim October as Careers in Construction Month!
Help us make Careers in Construction Month officially recognized in every state! Contact BYF to find out how to file your state proclamation.

Check out the states that have already proclaimed!

Planning an event for Careers in Construction Month? Download the Careers in Construction Month Field Guide for great tips and the How To: Plan a Career Day guide to help plan a successful event. Additional Careers in Construction Month materials are available for download on BYF’s Resources page.

Featured Events


Connecting Industry and Education

Build Your Future (BYF) supports connecting industry with education to begin building those solid career paths! Join NCCER and BYF as we bring together construction industry representatives and education leaders prior to ACTE’s CareerTech VISION 2016 Conferenc…

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Join us as BYF expands the Scramble for Skills golf tournament by inviting local contractors, educators and associations to come together, network and support a worthy cause. Learn how to get involved with the following information:


The Scramble for Sk…

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North Carolina Construction Career Day

October 12 through 13, Build Your Future (BYF) will be attending a Construction Career Day at the Haywood Fairgrounds in Waynesville, North Carolina. The event will feature hands-on activities and demonstrations in welding, electrical, plumbing, masonry, cran…

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