Workforce Taskforce Committee Second Meeting

The second Workforce Taskforce committee meeting it set for September 29th at the FRSA Education and Training Center in Winter Park. The address is as follows:

FRSA 7071 University Blvd | Winter Park, FL 32792
Site Contact: Meghan Roth, FRSA Educational & Research Foundation Director | 407-671-3772

Hotel Information
Hampton Inn & Suites Orlando-East-Univ. of Central FL 3450 | Quadrangle Boulevard, Orlando, Florida, 32817
407-282-0029
Use FRSA code and link below for room rate of $95, which includes breakfast buffet and internet. Click here to book online. Please contact Jim Sullivan at sullj@ufl.edu / 352-273-1150 with any group interested.

The committee is tasked with the following:

  • To address the existing critical shortage of trained individuals in the building construction and inspection industry
  • To create a consensus path for the training of the next generation of construction workers in Florida
  • To tackle the current shortage of a trained construction industry work force which is holding back the full effect of the real estate recovery
  • To review the current methods and sources of resources available for construction training
  • To review the existing state of construction training available in the K-12 system
  • To consider training issues relating to building code inspectors to increase the number of qualified inspectors

Click here to view official release.