Our vision is to provide our community with rewarding career opportunities in the skilled trades


“The Trade School at Shasta Builders’ Exchange was created as a non-profit 501(c)(3) with the purpose of providing the knowledge, skills and techniques necessary to competently and competitively perform in the construction trades in a way that instills quality, honesty, safety and integrity.

Our premier electrical training is approved by the state of California. Our NCCER accreditation helps students advance their careers. Our instructors offer expertise and job assistance.”


  • to teach the knowledge, skills and techniques necessary to competently, competitively, and successfully perform in the construction trades
  • to instill honesty, integrity, and a solid work ethic in every student
  • to empower students to advance their careers
  • to encourage life long learning
  • to recruit, train, and retain instructors with experience and expertise in their trade discipline
  • to consistently improve our teaching techniques and technologies
  • to provide career training to “at risk” individuals
  • to provide financial support to those students in need
  • to offer job placement opportunities through our contractor network