The Building Trades Apprenticeship and Training programs are some of the best deals around when it comes to training for a lasting and satisfying career. Instead of paying tens of thousands of dollars for a traditional college education, apprentices get paid to learn, while training for good middle class jobs that offer health and retirement benefits. If you’re interested in becoming the next generation of skilled crafts workers to build our new schools, bridges and high rises, contact the following apprenticeship programs. Find out what it takes to make the first step towards a brighter and more secure future.

 

Boilermakers

Boilermakers Local 549
Apprenticeship Program

2191 Piedmont Way
Pittsburg, CA 94565
925-427-0826
www.boilermakers.org/local/549

Bricklayers & Allied Crafts

BAC Local 3 Joint Apprenticeship Training and Mason
Development Center

25347 S. Schulte Rd.
Tracy, CA 95377
209-830-7200
www.bac3train.com

Northern California Tile Industry Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee
15091 Wicks Blvd.
San Leandro, CA 94577
510-632-8453
www.nctijatc.org

Tile Layer/ Tile Finisher Apprenticeship Program
15091 Wicks Blvd
San Leandro CA, 94577
510-632-8453
www.nctijatc.org

Carpenters, Millwrights, Pile Drivers & Allied Trades

Carpenters Training Committee
for Northern California

2350 Santa Rita Rd.
Pleasanton, CA 94566
925-462-9644
www.ctcnc.org

Carpenters Local 22
2085 Third Street
San Francisco, CA 94107
415-355-1322

Pile Drivers Local 34
55 Hegenberger Place 
Oakland, CA  94621
510-635-4227

Electricians

Inside Wiremen Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee
4056 Mission St.
San Francisco, CA 94112
415-587-2500
www.sfelectricaltraining.org

NorCal Sound and Communications Joint Apprenticeship and Training
3033 Alvarado St.
San Leandro, CA 94577
510-560-2032
www.norcal-jatc.com

Elevator Constructors

Northern California Elevator Joint Apprenticeship and Training
690 Potrero Ave.
San Francisco, CA 94110
415-970-9046
www.iuec8.org

Heat & Frost Insulators

Heat & Frost Insulators Joint Apprenticeship and Training
3801 Park Rd.
Benicia, CA 94510
707-748-0160
www.insulators16-wica.com/apprenticeship.asp

Ironworkers

Ironworkers Local 377 University of Iron
3150 Bayshore Rd.
Benicia, CA 94510
707-746-7666
www.universityofiron.org/apprenticeship.html

Laborers

Northern California Terence J. O’Sullivan Laborers Training Center
1001 Westside Dr.
San Ramon, CA 94583
925-556-0858
www.norcalaborers.org

 

 

Operating Engineers

Operating Engineers Joint Apprenticeship - Rancho Murieta Training Center
14738 Cantova Way
Rancho Murieta, CA 95683
916-354-2029
www.oe3.org/training/california.html

Painters, Finishers & Allied Trades

Northern California Floor Covering Joint Apprenticeship and Training
2020 Williams St., #A
San Leandro, CA 94577
510-785-8467
www.dc16apprentice.org 

Northern California Glaziers Joint Apprenticeship and Training
2020 Williams St., #A
San Leandro, CA 94577
510-785-8467
www.dc16apprentice.org

Pipe Trades

Sprinkler Fitters UA Local 483 Apprenticeship Training Center
2549 Barrington Ct.
Hayward, CA 94545
510-782-9483
www.sprinklerfitters483.org

United Association Local 38 Apprenticeship Training Program
2660 Newhall St.
San Francisco, CA 94124
415-562-3838
www.ualocal38.org

Plasterers & Cement Masons

Drywall-Lathing Training Committee for Northern California
23217 Kidder St.
Hayward, CA 94545
510-785-5885
www.ctcnc.org

Northern California Cement Masons Joint Apprenticeship and Training
2350 Santa Rita Rd.
Pleasanton, CA 94566
925-484-2271
www.norcalcementmasonsapprenticeship.org

Northern California Plasterers Joint Apprenticeship and Training
39 S. Linden Ave.
South San Francisco, CA 94080
650-827-1451
www.pl66.org/northern-california-plasterers-jatc

Roofers & Waterproofers

Bay Area Roofing & Waterproofing Joint Apprenticeship and Training
420 Leisure St.
Livermore, CA 94551
510-628-3650
www.rwprogram.com

Sheet Metal Workers

Sheet Metal Alameda and Contra Costa Counties Joint Apprenticeship and Training
1700 Marina Blvd.
San Leandro, CA 94577
510-483-9035
www.smw104training.org

Trade Show Installers

Sign and Display Local 510 Joint Apprenticeship and Training
250 Executive Park Blvd., #4850
San Francisco, CA 94134
415-468-7280
www.local510.org/jatctraining.html

Teamsters

Northern California Teamsters Apprentice Training and 
Education Trust

14738 Cantova Way
Rancho Murieta, CA 95683
916-354-2122
www.nctat.org

 

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