Get to know CEFGA
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CEFGA is a 501(c)3 nonprofit organization, created in 1993 as the Construction Education Foundation of Georgia. We were founded by leading construction presidents and CEOs who recognized a need for quality construction skills training in Georgia.
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Today, CEFGA is a thriving organization supported by hundreds of leading construction companies, trade associations, including our General Partner, AGC Georgia and other organizations throughout the state.
CEFGA is the largest NCCER Accredited Training Organization in the state, with more than 70 accredited training and education facilities throughout Georgia. More than 7,000 high school students receive NCCER training each year in our accredited programs throughout the state.
CEFGA delivers direct construction training and placement services through its nationally-recognized Construction Ready and CDL Ready Programs, currently offered at two locations in metro Atlanta. These programs currently train and place more than 240 adult students each year.
CEFGA hosts its annual Career Expo, which consists of hands on displays that allow students to engage with industry professionals, equipment and materials in order to tap into their unique skills and interests. The event features the SkillsUSA State Championships, a competition that invites students to test their skills in a number of construction-related disciplines. These events have become increasingly successful, drawing a record 7,000 attendees in 2016.
CEFGA is headquartered in Atlanta, Georgia, with offices in Downtown Atlanta and Smyrna.