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NAHB is partnering with educators, members and state and local HBAs to address the housing industry’s labor shortages and to develop a skilled workforce for the future.

Eastern Idaho HBA members generously donate time and money to train, inspire and mentor students enrolled in Technical Careers High School, an NAHB Student Chapter in Idaho Falls.

Feb 23, 2024

Student Chapter Partnership Leads to New Hires in the Trades

Eastern Idaho HBA members generously donate time and money to train, inspire and mentor students enrolled in Technical Careers High School, an NAHB Student Chapter in Idaho Falls.

Workforce Development is Top Priority

NAHB is working to address the industry’s labor shortage.

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Workforce Development Champions

The latest news, events and information for skilled trades advocates.

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Promotional Materials and Economic Data

A variety of digital and print assets available download or share promoting the trades.

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Activities, Build Guides and Lesson Plans

Download educational materials for students in kindergarten through 12th grade.

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Workforce Development Partnerships and Programs

Boys & Girls Clubs of America, Skills USA and the DEIA Student and Faculty Leadership program.

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Outreach Campaigns and Toolkits

Careers in Construction Month, Career and Technical Education Month® and Women in Construction materials to share with your community.

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HBA Best Practices

Insights on advocating for workforce legislation, marketing workforce events and  hosting skilled trades activities from HBAs of all sizes.