Construction industry fears pandemic-driven labor issues. Schools disagree.

Central Florida’s next-generation construction workers are still out there learning the trade — but instead of being on site or in a classroom lab, they’re getting educated through video classes.

Instructors with the Orlando-based Academy of Construction Technologies Inc. — which gives high schoolers construction training — went digital to teach students tasks such as how to wire switches. That’s because participating high schools have shuttered in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak. Typically…

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