"Construct a Better Future"
Apprentices learn the aspects of a highly skilled occupation through on-the-job training and related classroom instruction, while being sponsored by individual employers. There's a wide range of occupations available, from carpenter to electrician. Apprenticeships usually last 2 to 4 years with a minimum of 144 hours of related training required per year for most trades.
Generally, minimum qualifications for an apprenticeship include a high school diploma or GED, minimum of a 'C' grade for one year of high school algebra (or equivalent Math 70), and applicant must be at least 18 years of age.
Benefits of Apprenticeship include:
- Paid employment during training with progressive wage increases
- Opportunity to learn skills needed by employers throughout the industry
- A more secure career and the ability to adapt to new job requirements
- Credit towards an AAS degree for completion of apprenticeship program
Getting Started in Apprenticeship...
- Getting Started Fyer
- Register for Pre-Apprenticeship classes at Lane.
- Contact trade coordinator for trade of interest and check for current openings.
- Pursue an AAS Degree or Certificate of Completion once you have completed your apprenticeship program.
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Women and minorities are encouraged to apply