KDOT Highway Construction Program for Women and Minorities

Frequently Asked Questions:


What is the KDOT Highway Construction Program for Women and Minorities?

The primary focus of this training program is to increase the number of minorities and women in heavy/highway construction occupations. It is funded through funds from the Federal Highway Administration.


Who provides the training?

Our training contractor is KANSEL in Wichita at:
2212 E. Central Avenue
Wichita, Kansas 67214
The program is called the Construction Concepts Academy.


How long is the training?

A typical training session is 6 weeks long.


How can I apply?

Apply to our KANSEL program located at:
2212 E. Central Avenue,
Wichita, KS 67214

You must fill out an application and provide proof of the following:
Valid Kansas Driver’s License
High School Diploma/GED
Social Security Card
Birth Certificate


How much does it cost?

All training is provided at no cost to the student.


Where are the classes?

Currently, KANSEL is offering classes in Wichita.