Construction is a powerful career choice, not just a job.
The Greater Michigan Construction Academy (GMCA) was founded in 1975 to provide individuals with valuable education in the construction industry from an accredited building trade school. The Greater Michigan Construction Academy facilitates opportunities for career growth in the construction industry through continuing education programs targeting craft workers, foremen, supervisors, project managers, superintendents and company management. Providing such programs is important to the construction industry to achieve knowledgeable employees and a safe work environment.
The Greater Michigan Construction Academy Programs Include:
- HVAC Technician
- Industrial Maintenance Mechanic
- Sheet Metal
Why Choose GMCA?
We don’t just hire any instructor. GMCA instructors have years of experience in their field of training. Some have over 25 years in practicing their trade and occupation…
We think it’s important to practice what you’re learning. That’s why we incorporate hands-on training into all our programs.
Assessment testing can be used to evaluate journey-level knowledge and skills of experienced craft professionals, pre–and-post-employment purposes, and to provide a training prescription for a craft worker.
GMCA Craft Training is certified by NCCER. If a student leaves the area, the education is transferable, portable, and recognized throughout the nation.
Employers hire GMCA trained employees because they recognize the quality of training we provide.
Who We Are
MIDLAND TRAINING CENTER Virtual Tour
GRAND RAPIDS, Mich., Nov. 14, 2017 – Davenport University and the Greater Michigan Chapter of Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC-GMC) have recently partnered to provide professional
Team One Credit Union and the Michigan Credit Union Foundation (MCUF) proudly presented a combined $20,000 grant to the Greater Michigan Construction Academy to train
MIDLAND, MI, October 12, 2017 — AT&T will present a $10,000 contribution on Friday to the Greater Michigan Construction Academy (GMCA). The contribution will support efforts
September 14, 2017 Team One Credit Union and Michigan Credit Union Foundation (MCUF) are proud to announce a combined $20,000 grant awarded to
The Greater Michigan Construction Academy's mission is to educate thru collaboration of the construction industry, their employees, and our communities. GMCA strives to develop professional workplace competencies and skills while promoting the industry as a career choice.
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