Hire and Train Employees

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August 2021 Economic Indicators for Southwest Florida

As the price of housing spirals higher, there may be additional wages necessary to offset the increasing costs.

Before you hire do you know what you want them to do?

Job Creation and Job Elation

Apprenticeship in the Trades

TCAA has the following programs:

  • Electrical
  • Heating & Air Conditioning Refrigeration
  • Plumbing
  • Pipefitting
  • Fire Sprinkler Fitters
  • Sheet Metal

Additional Course:

  • NATE Certification Review Course
  • Electrical Journeyman Prep
  • Plumbing Journeyman Prep

The apprentices are required to take and complete all four years of apprenticeship training which includes 10 hours OSHA certification in addition to their regular classroom instruction. Apprentices are required to work 2,000 hours of on-the-job training and complete a minimum of 144 hours related classroom instruction for their specific trade.

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Business spotlight:  Learn Robotics

10491 Six Mile Cypress Parkway Suite 200 in Fort Myers, Florida 33966

Click here for the 2021 Summer Program Flyer

More and more employers are looking for employees that have the technical edge to succeed in coding, electronics, robotics, and 3D printing.

We have a new resource in our community with a Robotics Engineering background, dedicated to the next generation of industry professionals.  


Classes for the summer are available and a great resource for teachers and H.R. Professionals looking to increase the workforce talent with skills necessary for future generations.

If your business benefits from an increase in skill sets in coding, robotics, and electronics, consider sponsoring one of this summer's classes or hosting an event with your team to gain some skills and team build at the same time.  

Curriculum Designed by Engineers


Local Schools SPOTLIGHT:  

Hodges University

Upcoming Classes at FGCU