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Center for Business & Industry, Rm. 108-G 2723 Fort Bragg Rd. Fayetteville, NC 28303
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Office Hours Monday - Friday
8:00AM to 5:00PM
Renata Simmons

FTCC Cumberland Grow graduate shares her experience and talks about how the INITIATIVE enhanced her life!

Cumberland GROW Initiative

Basic Building Construction Training Program

The Cumberland GROW Initiative is helping local employers in the construction and trades industries to fill positions in need of employable, skilled and certified workers.

How Do I Qualify?

  • Students must be 18yrs of age or older
  • A resident of Cumberland County (proof of address needed)
  • Pass initial drug screen
  • State ID/Driver’s License

Program Supervisor Contact: Marvin Price Jr., 910-678-9799,


11 Weeks Can Change Your Life!


FTCC’s Cumberland GROW Basic Building Construction Program is your pathway to a high-paying, successful career in the Construction and Trades Industry.

Meet DaQuan, 18-yr-old Cumberland GROW graduate who was hired full-time in his area of training!

Come train in FTCC’s Cumberland GROW program to begin your pathway to success! Contact Marvin Price to get started today!

GROW Success

Course Outline

The course will introduce the students to the knowledge and skills of construction trades, safety, tools, carpentry, cabinetry, drywall, building codes, estimations, energy options, and energy efficiency technology. 

  • NCCER Core Curriculum-80hrs
  • OSHA 10 – 10hrs
  • Electrical – 36hrs
  • Carpentry & Cabinetry – 40hrs
  • Plumbing – 34hrs
  • Welding – 50hrs
  • Forklift – 24hrs
  • HVAC – 34hrs
  • HRD – 26hrs

Total: 334 hrs

Equivalent to 11 weeks of classes

Class Schedule:

  • Mondays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays, & Thursdays | 8AM – 5PM

Case Management Sessions:

  • Every Friday as scheduled 

Architect on site

Upcoming Schedules:

  • Cohort -5 (10/4 thru 12/15) 2021
  • Cohort-6 (1/10 thru 3/23) 2022
  • Cohort-7 (4/4 thru 6/16) 2022
  • Cohort-8 (7/5 thru 9/15) 2022
  • Cohort-9 (10/3 thru 12/14) 2022