Construction Technology Department at Red Rocks Community College
The Construction Technology Department at RRCC houses several programs including electrical, HVAC, plumbing and energy technology. RRCC is continuously dedicated to staying on the cutting edge of the latest technologies and industry needs associated with these fields. These industries can provide a fruitful career with a multitude of employment opportunities. Some of our students train in one or more areas within each industry and often cross-over skill sets to stay in high demand. Please click on the programs we offer in the left menu to explore certificates and degrees we offer.
"Massive Shortage of Electricians Predicted for U.S."
America will face a shortage of electricians in the near future, according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics. Projections show that, by the year 2014, the national need for electrical workers will rise to more than 734,000 -- a figure 78,000 beyond the number currently employed in the field." (Read article.)
Advanced Manufacturing Careers in Colorado
Visit our Advanced Manufacturing online hub for details on specific career pathways in these high-demand fields.