Your pathway to the middle class begins at the DC Infrastructure Academy.

About the DC Infrastructure Academy (DCIA)

Infrastructure is one of the fastest growing industries in the country. Mayor Muriel Bowser launched the DC Infrastructure Academy, at the Department of Employment Services, to meet the needs of skilled infrastructure professionals in Washington, DC.

DCIA coordinates, trains, screens, and recruits District residents to fulfill the needs of the infrastructure industry and infrastructure jobs with leading companies in this high-demand field.


By the Numbers: Infrastructure in the District

Average hourly wage for workers in the Infrastructure Industry
More than 2,000 infrastructure jobs openings in Washington, DC
Mayor Bowser and private partners have committed nearly $23 million to DCIA for programs and services

“As the infrastructure industry continues to grow, we want DC residents to be first in line for these high-paying jobs.”
‒Mayor Muriel Bowser

DCIA Programs + Services

  • Energy & Utilities
  • OSHA 10
  • Solar Panel Installation
  • Interview Skills
  • IT Helpdesk Training
  • Job Fairs
  • Job Referrals and more!
  • Washington Gas

Are you interested in training at DCIA? Contact us for more info!

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DCIA Partners