Constructing the Next Generation Workforce

The construction industry is on the rise in Hawai‘i, and with the future workforce projection, Honolulu Community College is providing career exploration to 66 high school students representing 20 public, private and charter schools, including the Hawai'i Youth Challenge Academy.   On Friday, July... Continue Reading →

Honolulu CC’s Construction Academy to name new Gundam Champion

Summer exploration program celebrates 84 high school students UH News Release link Contact: Billie K T Lueder, (808) 845-9187 Communications & External Affairs, Chancellor's Office (Honolulu) - A new Gundam Champion will be named for their exceptional craftsmanship and creativity at a... Continue Reading →

{Ohana Love} Welcome Thomas DeCosta

We are very pleased to announce Thomas DeCosta has been recently hired as our new Construction Academy instructor. Thomas has extensive industry experience as a carpenter and has been actively involved with Roosevelt High School's Industrial Career Pathways program. He can be reached at or (808)... Continue Reading →

Getting used to it

By Delia Fabro Ka La staff writer If you are one of the many students grumbling over the construction work in Building 7, get used to it. The disruption is going to be around for at least two more years.... Continue Reading →

Small Vessel Fabrication and Repair Program

The Small Vessel Fabrication and Repair Program at Honolulu Community College. This program offers training in fiberglass composites and tooling, woodworking, vessel refinishing, as well as the component systems found on most boats. Students learn through lecture and hands-on instruction... Continue Reading →

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