One Smart Career Choice

Begin Your Career in High School

ACT works closely with schools in Lake, Orange, Osceola, and Seminole high schools to utilize curricula developed by industry professionals. High school students are trained within their chosen trades of Building Construction Technologies; Carpentry;  Electrical; Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning (HVAC); Masonry; and Plumbing/Pipe Fitting.

The ACT Program's goal is to deliver students to graduation with a bright future in construction careers that began in high school. Beginning in their sophomore year and continuing through their senior year, these students learn the basic trade skills and safety practices needed to work on-site. Students are placed with a participating employer who sponsors them in the program.

The Academy of Construction Technologies (ACT Program) offers students the opportunity to begin a high paying  career in high school. Integrating academics and paid worksite experience.

Construction Can Impact YOU in a Positive Way...

ACT is the bridge between pre-trained high school students and industry members.

  • Building Construction

  • Carpentry

  • Electrical

  • Heating, Ventilation, A/C (HVAC)

  • Masonry

  • Plumbing / Pipe Fitting

Why choose the ACT Program?

  • Paid Summer Jobs

  • Start Your Life with Higher Wages

  • Taught by a Skilled Craftsperson

  • May qualify for Dual Enrollment Credit

  • May qualify for Post-Secondary Training Credits

  • College Options




Corporate Sponsors


Academy of Construction Technologies, Inc.

PO Box 592744

Orlando, FL 32859

Nancy Merced, Executive Director
Phone: 407-851-7803
Fax: 407-851-7804

ADA Compliant

A copy of The Academy of Construction Technologies´ official registration and financial information may be obtained from the Division of Consumer Services by calling toll free 800-435-7352 within the State. Registration does not imply endorsement, approval or recommendation by the State.