Delivering The Industry’s Best Training

Success in the construction industry starts with a strong foundation of time honored knowledge and best practices, but it also requires the ability to adapt to new processes and jobsite changes. LIUNA Training and local affiliated training funds have the experience and programs and services to grow a workforce that can get the job done. Quality, productivity, and value remain the hallmark of LIUNA Training’s North American training network. From basic to specialized skills the LIUNA Training advantage is the pathway to success.

Our construction trade training focuses on jobsite skills, safety knowledge and progression to supervision. We offer career long learning that benefits Construction Craft Laborers, employers and owners. We offer training programs specific for building, heavy-highway & utilities, demolition/deconstruction, pipeline, masonry, environmental, and landscaping.

In addition, coupled with industry recognized certification training helps owners and employers meet most requirements. Construction Craft Laborers are taught by certified instructors, receive college credit and have a defined career path.

A LIUNA training center classroom builds skills and thinkers. Activity-based participation and student-centered lessons use interactive techniques to empower workers to problem solve and work as a team. Hands-on training replicates the jobsite as workers perform job tasks in a safe and controlled setting. All trainees must demonstrate knowledge and proficiency in the classroom and hands-on activities. We assess both knowledge and skills so competency is demonstrated, ready to be applied on the job.

Our construction course offerings are listed to the right. For information about what LIUNA Training offers in your area, find a training center near you.

Blasting Awareness

Above Ground Drilling

Basic Concrete Installation

Concrete Forming Systems

Concrete Altering and Repair

Decorative Concrete Finishes


Advanced Decorative Concrete


Cutting and Burning

General Construction 1

General Construction 2

Green Commercial Construction

Hoisting and Rigging

Advanced Math for Hoisting and Rigging

Hoisting and Rigging Refresher

Signal Person

Signal Person Refresher

Basic Line and Grade

Global Positioning Systems (GPS)

Total Station

Mason Tender 1

Mason Tender 2

Rough Terrain Forklift*

Rough Terrain Forklift Refresher

ICRA for Occupied Facilities: Worker

ICRA for Occupied Facilities: Awareness


Roadway Construction

Work Zone Safety*

Traffic Control Supervisor*

Scaffold Technology 1

Scaffold Technology 2

Tunnel Safety for Laborers

Welding Fundamentals

*Industry Standard