Construction is a powerful career choice, not just a job.
The Greater Michigan Construction Academy Programs Include:
- HVAC Technician
- Industrial Maintenance Mechanic
- Sheet Metal
Why Choose GMCA?
We don’t just hire any instructor. GMCA instructors have years of experience in their field of training. Some have over 25 years in practicing their trade and occupation…
We think it’s important to practice what you’re learning. That’s why we incorporate hands-on training into all our programs.
Assessment testing can be used to evaluate journey-level knowledge and skills of experienced craft professionals, pre–and-post-employment purposes, and to provide a training prescription for a craft worker.
GMCA Craft Training is certified by NCCER. If a student leaves the area, the education is transferable, portable, and recognized throughout the nation.
Employers hire GMCA trained employees because they recognize the quality of training we provide.
NCCER: NCCER is a not-for-profit 501(c) 3 education foundation established by the nation’s leading construction companies. NCCER was created to provide the industry with standardized construction education materials, the ContrenTM Learning Series, and a system for tracking and recognizing students’ training accomplishments. NCCER’s National Registry. NCCER also offers accreditation, instructor certification, and skills assessments.Since its inception, NCCER has been committed to developing and maintaining a training process that is internationally recognized, standardized, portable, and competency-based. AWS: The American Welding Society (AWS) was founded in 1919, as a nonprofit organization with a global mission to advance the science, technology and application of welding and allied joining and cutting processes, including brazing, soldering and thermal spraying. AWS strives to move the industry forward in both thought and action, as well as inspire new generations to see the exciting career opportunities available today.
Who We Are
MIDLAND TRAINING CENTER Virtual Tour
Carly Purdy – newly appointed Director of Admissions and Placement Services for the Greater Michigan Construction Academy.
The Greater Michigan Construction Academy (GMCA) welcomes new staff member Carly Purdy to the roll of Admissions and Placement Services Director. Carly will be working
Emily Sadilek – newly appointed Marketing & Events Coordinator for the Greater Michigan Construction Academy.
The Greater Michigan Construction Academy (GMCA) welcomes new staff member Emily Sadilek to the roll of Marketing & Events Coordinator. Emily will be working out
The Greater Michigan Construction Academy Board of Directors announces the promotion of Stephanie Davis to President, succeeding Jimmy Greene who is stepping down to focus
The Greater Michigan Construction Academy Board of Directors announces the hiring of John LaFever as its Director of Instructor Development. John joins The Greater Michigan
To develop a highly skilled and safe workforce and to promote construction trades as a career choice.
Primary Communities Served