Students receive level completion certificates

July 6, 2023
Students receive level completion certificates

The GCA Trades Academy presented level completion certificates to 32 students who completed levels in the core curriculum, safety, heavy equipment, electrical, erosion and sediment control, and construction craft labor.

The GCA Trades Academy offers a wide variety of training programs including electrical, plumbing, carpentry, HVAC, construction craft laborer, safety, project management, welding, and heavy equipment operation. With classes open to all abilities and levels, the GCA Trades Academy strives to improve skills and empower the region’s workforce.

Also, to meet the high demand for crane operators, the rigger and crane certification starts the last week of July. Students will be prepared for the practical and written examinations with hands-on and classroom learning in order to become certified crane operators.

To register for crane certification and other classes offered, contact 671-647-4842/3 or

Founded in September 2006, 5,000 students have been trained at the GCA Trades Academy which was established to provide a nationally recognized industry skills training center (credentialed by NCCER), support U.S. Department of Labor recognized apprenticeship training programs, and to support the skilled labor needs of construction contractors and related industries doing business on Guam. Instructors are local construction professionals trained to teach the NCCER program.