Affordable Education

CTCCB is a 501(c)3 non-profit educational organization. Partnerships with industry, higher education, and the community mean affordable education for you.

Earn while you learn

Courses are offered from 6-9 pm Monday-Thursday so you can work full time while you attend school.

Hands On Learning

State-of-the-art lab facilities simulate real world application.

The Associated Builders and Contractors Merit Shop Training Program, Inc., DBA Craft Training Center of the Coastal Bend (CTCCB) strives to meet the shared manpower needs of the Community, Business, and Industry by providing an education in the crafts for the construction industry. The goal of the CTCCB is to develop craft professionals who are drug free, experienced and capable to work under the highest professional standards.


Adult- Accelerated Craft Training

Apprenticeship Programs

High School Programs



Tuesday, January 5, 2016

NEW STUDENT Orientation & Official Registration- Building 4 - (Tuesday) (6 p.m.) Official Registration/Payment Deadline for new students: Payments will be accepted for new students only until 12 NOON only on Tuesday, January 5, 2016.

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Monday, January 11, 2016

Monday & Wednesday classes begin (6–9 p.m.)

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Tuesday, January 12, 2016

Core class begins for 1st semester students (6–9 p.m.) Tuesday/Thursday Classes begin (6–9 p.m.)

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