Brigade Trade School

Using Brigade Jobs for your Hiring Needs Helps Educate Youth in the Trades

Teaching trades to youth

Introducing Brigade Trade School, a 4 year High School in the Bay Area that Focuses on Skilled Trades!

Brigade Jobs is pleased to announce that we are in the planning stages of opening a trades school in the Bay Area! We are currently working with the California Charter School Association to petition for a county-wide high school in Alameda County, set to open in 2025. The programs we aim to offer are Carpentry, Welding, Auto Body, Auto Mechanics, Machining, Electrical and Plumbing. We will continue to update this page as we make progress, but in the meantime, we could use your help! We are currently interviewing knowledgeable professionals in different sectors of the local trades community to gain their insights and knowledge to help ensure our school kicks off to a smooth start and provides the best education possible to our students, please contact us if you would like to be involved! Additionally, profits from Brigade Jobs are directly helping to fund this school, so make sure to use the Brigade Jobs App for all of your hiring needs! If you would like to volunteer your time, or donate funds, equipment, tools, safety gear or materials, please contact Ginger Schmidt at 510-206-5366 or email to find out how. You can also check out our website which we will continue to add to as we make progress!

Education and Resources

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