construction trades

Become An IBEW Electrical Apprentice

Turn on the power for a new career and learn about the IBEW Local 494 Electrical Apprenticeship in today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series. Host Stuart Keith meets with Dean Warsh and Dan Large from IBEW Local 494. They cover the application process along with the curriculum and training for an electrical career through the IBEW. Also, Milwaukee-area contractor Henry Hurt from Hurt Electric talks about career [...]

2018-06-13T14:43:05+00:00 June 13th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

Housing First Model At Thurgood Marshall Apartments

Many states, including Wisconsin are adding and improving services to aid homeless people and families. Solving the homeless problem in Milwaukee using the Housing First Model is the subject of today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series. Host Stuart Keith meets with Mark Klann from Cardinal Capital Management and Daniela Imig from Wisconsin Community Services to visit the Thurgood Marshall Apartments and learn about the Harm Reduction Project in Milwaukee County. [...]

2018-05-16T14:28:25+00:00 May 16th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

Jump Start A New Career

Jump start a new career and learn about the IBEW Local 494 Electrical Apprenticeship in today's video from the Building Wisconsin TV series. Host Stuart Keith meets with Dean Warsh and Dan Large from IBEW Local 494. They cover the application process along with the curriculum and training for an electrical career through the IBEW. Also, Milwaukee [...]

2018-05-07T15:46:36+00:00 May 7th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

Start Learning A Trade In High School

If you know a Wisconsin high school student who might be interested in a highly rewarding career as a Wisconsin Operating Engineer, then check out today’s video from the Building Wisconsin TV series to learn about the Operating Engineer Pre-Apprenticeship courses being offered to students as a high school elective. Classes are online and offered through Destinations Career Academy. [...]

2018-04-18T14:20:16+00:00 April 18th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

Preserving A Beautiful Landmark – Part 1

Today's video from the Building Wisconsin TV series features Part 1 of the historic preservation of the Germania Building built in 1896 in downtown Milwaukee. Host Stuart Keith meets with construction manager Mark Klann from Cardinal Capital Management to learn about the interior demolition, planning and preservation of this iconic building. Also, Steve Breitlow [...]

2018-03-26T15:23:40+00:00 March 26th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

Journeyman Plumbers Testing And Licensing

Plumbers in Wisconsin are among the best trained in the world. In today's video from the Building Wisconsin TV series, host Stuart Keith travels to Madison Area Technical College to see how Plumbers 75 plumbing apprentices are trained for their Journeyman Plumbers Test. To find a quality plumbing contractor in the Madison WI [...]

2018-01-24T15:56:04+00:00 January 24th, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

Can You Start Learning A Trade On Your Computer?

Can you actually start learning a trade on your computer? You can if you're a high school student enrolled in the Wisconsin Operating Engineers Pre-Apprenticeship courses offered online through Destinations Career Academy. Learn more in today's video from the Building Wisconsin TV series. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog to learn about major [...]

2018-01-22T16:06:41+00:00 January 22nd, 2018|Project Insights|0 Comments

Schedule for January 20-21

Here’s this weekend’s TV Schedule for Building Wisconsin: Madison – Saturday, January 20 at 5:30 am on WKOW TV-27. Sunday, January 21 at 6:30 pm on TVW. Milwaukee – Sunday, January 21 at 8:00 am on WVTV TV-18. Special thanks to this week’s sponsor: Steamfitters Local 601. Subscribe to the Building Wisconsin Blog [...]

2018-01-18T16:30:33+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Television Air Time Schedules|0 Comments

Schedule for January 13-14

Here’s this weekend’s TV Schedule for Building Wisconsin: Madison – Saturday, January 13 at 5:30 am on WKOW TV-27. Sunday, January 14 at 6:30 pm on TVW. Milwaukee – Sunday, January 14 at 8:00 am on WVTV TV-18. Special thanks to this week’s sponsor: Wisconsin Operating Engineers Local 139. Subscribe to the Building [...]

2018-01-11T16:29:57+00:00 January 11th, 2018|Television Air Time Schedules|0 Comments