Welcome to the Rhode Island Construction Training Academy


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Upcoming Events

There are no upcoming events at this time. Please check back later.



Registration for the 2020/2021 will opening soon.  Please check back for registration information. In the meantime if you have question please call the office and speak with Kristen. 401.305.3510 ext.13.      




Mike Rowe offering scholarship for people who want to go to trade school




Veterans have options with benefits they have earned. Please see the following website for details. https://www.riopc.edu/page/veterans/

For information about using your Apprenticeship benefits, please contact the RI State Approving Agency at veterans@riopc.edu or 401-736-1164.

About Us

R I Construction Training Academy (RICTA) has been training apprentices in Rhode Island since 1992.  RICTA is a state approved apprenticeship program.  The curriculum used Contren Learning Series has been developed by the NCCER* 

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The apprenticeship classes are designed to meet the state requirement of training, 144 hours each year.  Upon completion of the program along with on-the-job training hours, the student will be eligible to register for the state license exam.

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Multiple scholarships are available to anyone interested in entering into the Merit Shop construction industry.

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Monday/Wednesday Classes


2019/2020 Class Schedule For:

  • Carpentry Levels 2, 3, & 4
  • Electrical Level 2
  • Electrical Level 3
  • HVAC Level 1
  • Painting
  • Pipefitting Level 1
  • Sheet Metal Levels 2, 3, & 4
  • Sprinkler Fitting Levels 1, 2, 3, & 4






Tuesday/Thursday Classes

2019/2020 Class Schedule For:

  • Carpentry Level 1
  • Craft Laborer
  • Electrical Level l
  • Electrical Level 4
  • HVAC Levels 2, 3, 4, & 5
  • Pipefitting Levels 2, 3, & 4
  • Roofing
  • Sheet Metal Level 1
     2019-2020 School Calendar T-T.pdf