APPRENTICESHIP FAQs

What is apprenticeship?



Apprenticeship is occupational training that combines on-the-job experience with classroom instruction. Apprentices earn while they learn– their wages usually begin at 40% of the journeyman salary. Journeymen are individuals who have completed their training and hold industry certification.

Apprentices receive pay increases as they learn to perform more complex tasks. When they become a journeyman, they increase their chances of finding a well-paying job in the industry and may become supervisors or go into business for themselves.

See below for more details on the job description.

What type of work do apprentices do?

What type of apprenticeships are offered?

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How much money do apprentices earn?

How long does it take to become a Journeyman?

What are the minimum educational requirements?

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