Links

Connecticut ABC - Associated Builders & Contractors of Connecticut
www.ctabc.org

Associated Builders and Contractors of Connecticut is a trade association representing Merit Shop contractors and builders. Merit Shop Contractors account for over 80% of the construction industry in Connecticut and 86% of the industry nationwide. As a Chapter of ABC National, our 200 members are afforded an effective voice in the political system.

Connecticut Apprenticeship System
http://www.ctdol.state.ct.us/progsupt/appren/appren.htm
Apprenticeship programs in the State of Connecticut are administered by the Department of Labor through Regional Apprenticeship Representatives. Skilled consultants provide technical assistance, monitoring, and consulting services to qualified employers willing to take on the responsibilities and obligations of program sponsorship.

Connecticut DCP - Department of Consumer Protection Continuing Education Information
http://www.ct.gov/dcp/cwp/view.asp?a=1624&q=304446

Continuing Education information such as providers and requirements.

Connecticut Office of Higher Education
https://www.ctohe.org/

The Office of Higher Education seeks to advance the promise of postsecondary education for all state residents, and to advocate on behalf of students, taxpayers, and the postsecondary schools and colleges which fall under its purview. The Office carries out its mission by assuring that students have access to postsecondary institutions which meet the highest standards of academic quality, by administering the state’s student financial aid programs, and by serving as an information and consumer protection resource.

PSI Exams - Connecticut Licensing Exams information for occupational trades
http://candidate.psiexams.com/index.jsp

PSI Exams offers online practice tests and exam information/registration.

NCCER - National Center for Construction Education and Research
www.nccer.org

NCCER is a not-for-profit education foundation created to develop industry-driven standardized craft training programs with portable credentials and help address the critical workforce shortage facing the construction industry.

Working Together - CT ABC and CEC
www.thinkconstruction.org/workingtogether.shtml