G3 Pathway for Skilled Trades and Construction

Virginia G3 Skilled Trades Road to Success

Virginia’s infrastructure needs skilled trades people and construction technicians. G3 tuition assistance takes away the question of “How am I going to pay for this construction training?” so you can focus on finding the answer to “What am I going to be after G3?”

If you’re looking for your next step, explore a pathway to a new future at one of Virginia’s Community Colleges.

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Apply to a community college.

There are 23 community colleges across Virginia. You are never more than 30 miles away from one. With one application, you can apply at any point of the year to any one of the schools within the system.

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Work with an advisor, coach or navigator.


You might be revisiting this step again and again in your journey towards a new career in construction. If you’re starting for the first time, figuring out your CTE classes for now, and future semesters is a great planning step. This is where you need to get all of your paperwork in order and confirm you have everything you need to get started.

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Enroll and Enjoy

Need tips for being successful while studying for a construction career? Here are some pointers to keep you on the right path.

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Start your new skilled trades and construction career

The reason why skilled trades and construction was chosen to be part of the G3 tuition assistance program is that there is an urgent need to fill roles like heavy equipment operator, welder and manufacturing technologist.

Learn how other’s achieved career success in the skilled trades program through G3!