Training and Career Development

Your primary source of career and personal development will involve working alongside and learning from your experienced and talented core team members. You will also receive support from the other teams in safety, operations, equipment, estimating and all other areas of the business. In addition, we offer a number of internal and external development workshops and seminars designed to help you develop your career, including project scheduling, asphalt paving, and estimating and surveying. We also support you in obtaining professional certifications and licenses that will enhance your value as a DeSilva Gates team member.

We Provide an Industry Leading Employee Training and Development Program

“DeSilva Gates Construction offers an industry leading employee training and development program. We provide our employees with the knowledge they need to achieve their career goals and become future company leaders.”

Brian Connolly, Construction Manager

General Training

40 Hour Hazmat Training and annual updates

CPR and First Aid

Competent Person Training

Annual Corporate Safety Meeting

Daily PRM Meetings

Traffic Control


Construction Technology

Supervisor Harassment Training

Career Development Workshops & Seminars

Cost Tracking and Reporting Workshops

Cash Flow Projection Workshops

Project Scheduling Workshops

Asphalt Paving Seminars

Soils Seminars

QA/QC Seminars and Workshops

Computer Training and Continuing Education

Survey and Grade Checking Workshops

CPM Scheduling Workshops and Seminars

Estimating Workshops and Seminars

SWPPP Workshops and Seminars

Time Management

Construction Engineering Basics

Craft Worker Specific Training

• Blade Hand Development Program

• Grade Setter Mentoring Program