Federal and State Apprenticeship Agencies

The Arkansas Construction Education Foundation partners with many outside agencies and groups to provide services for construction trade personnel. From government agencies to educational resources, ACEF is dedicated to being a centralized resource for all your informational needs.

Skills USA

SkillsUSA Inc.
14001 SkillsUSA Way
Leesburg, Virginia 20176-5494
703-777-8810 Phone
703-777-8999 Fax

U.S. Department of Labor; Employment and Training Administration

Lee Price, Office of Apprenticeship
State Director, Arkansas
700 W. Capital Ave., Rm 3507
Little Rock, AR 72201
(501) 324-5415 Office
(501) 324-5416 Fax

Arkansas Department of Labor

10421 West Markham
Little Rock, AR 72205
(501) 682-4500

  • Board of Electrical Examiners
  • Arkansas State Prevailing Wage Laws and Regulations
Arkansas Department of Health; Protective Health Codes

State Health Building
4815 West Markham, Slot #24
Little Rock, AR 72205-3867
(501) 661-2642

Arkansas Department of Career Education

Three Capitol Mall
Little Rock, AR 72201
(501) 682-1360

  • Information about Apprenticeships and Applied Science throughout the state of Arkansas.
  • Workforce Alliance for Growth in the Economy (WAGE) -A work readiness program providing workforce skills to unemployed and underemployed Arkansans.
  • Arkansas Adult Learning Resource Center (AALRC)- Provides GED, ESL and job skills training in 51 locations across Arkansas.
  • State Approving Agency for Veterans Training, and information about training for Arkansas veterans
Arkansas Contractors Licensing Board

4100 Richards Road
N. Little Rock, AR 72117
(501) 372-4661

The construction industry faces a unique set of occupational hazards in all the trades it employs. With asbestos being one of the leading hazards, every worker should be aware of his/her materials or job-site conditions.

To find out more about the potential health risks of asbestos exposure and the materials that may still contain it, follow the link below to an article written by

Employment & Educational Resources

Employment Information

The links listed below are to help our apprentices and other job seekers find jobs or other information. Many of these websites allow you to post resumes online and/or complete an online employment application. Some even offer tips and tutorials to increase your marketability as an employee!

Educational Resources

The links below are for resources that extend activities in the classroom. Some websites offer free quizzes and problems, while others offer insight into difficult concepts. These websites are great resources to find answers to questions when your journeyman or instructor are not available.