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Workforce Development

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.

NAHB recently participated in the U.S. Department of Education's employer summit in Washington, D.C., to ensure residential construction careers are a part of the national conversation about the future workforce.

Jun 13, 2024

NAHB Engages with Public Sector Leaders at Workforce Summit

NAHB recently participated in the U.S. Department of Education's employer summit in Washington, D.C., to ensure residential construction careers are a part of the national conversation about the future workforce.

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.