Salida School District – Internships and Credentials

In partnership with the Chaffee County Economic Development Corp. the Salida School District offers students a construction trades program that is credentialed through Colorado Mountain College. Students enrolled in the program receive on-site skills training, safety certification, and workforce readiness leading to career opportunities in the growing field of construction and trades. Through the program, students have the unique opportunity to address an important issue in their community: affordable housing for district employees.

David Blackburn, Superintendent