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Washington State Department of Commerce

Did you grow up dreaming about a career in construction? Good news! We've partnered with the San Juan County Economic Development Council to provide free training covering construction basics at Lopez Island High School. This 8-week course starts March 26.

 This class is free to residents of San Juan County, but space is limited and requires pre-registration as well as a filing fee of $10.

This 8-week course will run from 5:30-7:30 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, March 26 to May 16. There is no cost for the training, however pre-registration and a $10 filing fee are required. The deadline to apply is Tuesday, March 19.

To apply, please visit the EDC’s website at For more information call the EDC office at 360-378-2906 or email the EDC Trades Coordinator at