Building the future: Grads leave Augusta Tech ceremony with certificate...and a job
'After Augusta Mayor Hardie Davis Jr. held a virtual town hall meeting last March to announce the program’s arrival in Augusta, Shelar said Construction Ready received more than 300 registrants'(Hotchkiss, The Augusta Chronicle).
On Saturday, June 5, 2021, The Augusta Chronicle featured an article by Joe Hotchkiss about the "first 13 trainees in Augusta to complete a four-week construction career boot camp". These students received their certificates, credentials, and as part of the Construction Ready program, envelopes containing a paper with new employers. For more information view Original Press Release.