Gould Construction Institute (GCI)
GCI, the training afﬁliate to Associated Builders and Contractors (ABCMA), is proud to offer CONTREN craft training; standardized training programs for the construction and maintenance industry. For more than a decade, CONTREN has been a leader in construction training.
• Standardized Training
• Proven Performance in Craft Training
Fully licensed by the Massachusetts Department of Professional Licensure / Ofﬁce of Private Occupational School Education.
The Gould Construction Institute is approved by the following: National Bureau of Apprenticeship Training; Board of Massachusetts Electrical Examiners; Department of Public Safety; the Board of State of Examiners of Plumbers and Gas Fitters; Bureau of Pipeﬁtters, Refrigeration Technicians and Sprinklerﬁtters and the Board of Examiners of Sheet Metal Workers.
Provided by State certiﬁed trade instructors and industry professionals.
• Companies and employees may participate in state approved apprenticeship programs and utilize GCI courses to fulﬁll related instruction requirements.
• Firms seeking to train apprentices in courses not listed in this catalog may contact GCI. In the event a speciﬁc trade program is not offered in your area, the staff will assist in the development of a state approved in-house training program.
• Standards of apprenticeship approved by the Department of Labor & Industries currently include the following trades: Bricklayer / Cement Mason, Carpentry, Concrete Finishing, Construction Craft Laborer, Electrical, Glazing, Heavy Equipment, HVAC, Insulation, Ironworking, Masonry, Painting, Pile Driving.