Women in the Trades
We Need You!!!
Our favorite Website links for Women in the Trades are:
Welcome to Oregon Trades
Washington Women in the Trades
Chicago Women In Trades
Sisters in the Building Trades
Our selection of videos and information may be limited but this page will be updated on a regular basis. All of us at SNUAP want to spread the word that women in construction IS a viable alternative to low-wage, limited advancement, meaningless jobs! Contact any of our program Coordinators and talk to them about apprenticeship opportunities in their trade.
First Woman to Complete Las Vegas Roofers & Waterproofers Apprenticeship Program
- Deborah Holt -
On April 16, 2015, Deborah Holt became the first woman to complete the Las Vegas Roofers & Waterproofers apprenticeship program. Deborah, a citizen of Chickasaw Nation started her construction career by first completing the Nevada Partners - Build Nevada pre-apprenticeship program in November 2009. In February 2010, she was accepted and then started her apprenticeship. During the course of her apprenticeship, she trade-related training as well as receiving certified training in OSHA 10, First Aid/CPR, and Fall Protection. CONGRATULATIONS Deborah for paving the way for other women to follow!
To The Future"