If a young woman has heard about the building trades and is thinking about joining this career, I would suggest that she go through some of the programs that are geared towards helping women get into the trades. There is a program in the city called NEW, Nontraditional Employment for Women and they expose women to all the different building trades and give them an overview of the whole process. Let's say they're hesitant and don't know if they can do construction, I would just kind of use myself as an example.

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