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The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Construction Trades: Pre-Apprenticeship program is designed to train and upgrade the skills of those interested in entering construction trade apprenticeship programs. Training includes OSHA-10 certification and introductory courses in the areas of hand and power tools, math, blueprint reading, rigging, materials handling and green construction. Soft skills training includes problem solving, communication and computer basics.

Get Started

Apprenticeship students are advised to create an MEID and login to the Online Student Center in order to access personal account information such as grades and transcripts.

Program Locations

Washington Campus 

Program Cost

Certificate of Completion in Construction Trades: Pre-Apprenticeship: $1,062*


* Please note that these are only estimates and do not include books. These estimates may change based on increases to tuition, course fees and book costs. Estimates are based on the 2016-2017 tuition rates for in-county students. Additional fees may apply.

Degrees & Certificates


Accreditation is a process used to measure and certify the credibility and quality of services offered by an organization.

GateWay is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission of the North Central Association of Colleges and Schools.

Why should you choose an accredited school?

Although many schools offer seemingly similar degree and certification options, not all schools are accredited. In many instances, accreditation of the degree or program you complete may be required in order to become certified to work in the field.