February 24, 2017 - 9:31am
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February 23, 2017 - 4:08pm
Student engineers participate in Engineer For The Day. Nine of CCA's engineering students met with engineering firms throughout the region. Executives mentored the students for the day. Picture: CCA Engineering student Caryl Faye Lim partnered with A-1 Engineering on a remodel. Caryl uses a 3D scanner to create a 3D model of building.
February 23, 2017 - 3:13pm
Academy students from all strands shadowed HEB executives. Students met with HEB executives, toured facilities, networked with employees and discussed how the skills learned in CCA apply to industry needs in practice and application. More pictures here!
February 11, 2017 - 5:05pm
Construction Management students visited Turner Construction. As part of CCA's ongoing efforts to ensure students get real world exposure to the construction industry, students visited a Turner Construction site. Students got a first hand look at how the concepts learned in CCA are applied to the industry. Students met with officials from Turner Construction.
February 10, 2017 - 4:30pm
Students from the Academy participate in the NISD Career Day hosted at O'Connor High School. Thirty-five students from various strands met with professional from a number of companies throughout the region. The event was hosted by the NISD Career and Technology department.
February 10, 2017 - 4:10pm
Brandt representative(s) meet with students to "talk industry." Student plumbers, electricians, carpenters and construction managers met with Brandt representative(s) to discuss industry needs and expectations. Brandt designs, builds, services and retrofits commercial and industrial facilities with solutions to meet industry needs.
February 8, 2017 - 11:10am
Academy students showcased their water reclamation system at the San Antonio Water Systems (SAWS) Confluence. Students throughout the region showcased their project. The San Antonio Confluence conference is designed to explore water issues and devise ways students can present solutions and make a difference.
February 6, 2017 - 10:29am
Academy students take home the gold, silver and bronze in seven SkillsUSA events at this years regional meet. Students will advance to the state competition in Corpus Christi Texas in April. Download a full list of award winners!
February 2, 2017 - 2:13pm
Student architects visit Tejas Premier Building Contractors, Inc. Academy students met with and networked with representatives from Tejas at their corporate offices. Students toured the facility, participated in a Q&A session, looked at projects in various stages of the build process, and showcased their talents. More Pictures Here!!
January 30, 2017 - 2:51pm
The TWC Commissioner Julian Alvarez visits the campus of Construction Careers Academy. Commissioner Alvarez met with students and staff to discuss the Academy's program and its impact on workforce development. The commissioner toured the facility and had lunch with staff and students. More Pictures Here!