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.

Building Trades-All

NABTU
815 16TH ST, NW, SUITE 600
Washington, DC 20006
202-347-1461
https://nabtu.org/apprenticeship-and-training/

Bricklayers

BAC Local 1 Apprenticeship Program
5879 Allentown Road
Camp Springs, MD 20746
240-695-9463
https://www.baclocal1.org/en-us/apprenticeshiptraining.aspx

Carpenters

Mid-Atlantic Carpenters' Training Centers
8510 Pennsylvania Avenue
Upper Marlboro, MD 20772
301-736-1696
www.mactc.net

Electricians

IBEW Local 26 Joint Apprenticeship & Training Committee
4371 Parliament Place, Suite A,
Lantham, MD 20706
301-429-2575
www.washdcjatc.org

Elevator

American Line Builders Apprenticeship Training-IBEW Local 70
P.O Box 370
Medway, OH 45341
301-516-7730
http://www.ibew70.org/new/apprenticeships.html

Heat & Frost Insulators

Local 24 International Association of Heat & Frost Insulators & Allied Workers
901 Montgomery Street
Laurel, MD 20707
301-498-9162
http://www.insulators24.org/training.aspx

Ironworkers

Ironworkers Local Union #5
1750 New York Avenue NW Suite 400
Washington, DC 20006
202-383-4800
http://www.ironworkers.org/become-an-ironworker/apprenticeship

Laborers

LiUna Local 11 - Laborers Joint Training Fund
5201 1st Place NE, 2nd Floor
Washington , DC 20011
202-726-8820
www.dclaborers.org

Operating Engineers

International Union of Operating Engineers Local 99
2461 Wisconsin Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20007
202-337-0099
http://www.iuoelocal99.org/training.htm

Painters

IUPAT Local 51- Finishing Trades Institute of Maryland, Virginia, Washington, D.C. and Vicinities
4700 Boston Way
Lantham, MD 20706
301-918-3175
http://ftimdvadc.org

Pipe

SteamFitters UA Local 602
8421 Ardwick Ardmore Road
Landover, MD 20785
301-341-1555
http://steamfitters-602.org/training.aspx?zone=Training&pID=4914

Plasteres & CM

Local 891-Operative Plasteres' and Cement Masons' International Association
1517 Kenilworth Ave., NE
Washington, DC 20019
202-398-5858
https://www.opcmia.org/training/

Plumbers

Washington DC Local 5 Plumbers
5000 Forbes Blvd
Lantham, MD 20706
301-552-3505
http://www.local5plumbers.org/training.aspx?zone=Training&pID=4575

Roofers

United Union of Roofers, Waterproofers and Allied Workers
1660 L Street, NW, Suite 800
Washington, DC 20036-5646
202-463-7663
http://www.unionroofers.com/Training-and-Education/Index.aspx

Sheet Metal

SMART Local 100
4725 Silver Hill Road
Suitland, MD 20746
301-568-8655 Ext. 3
www.smart100trainingcenter.org

Teamsters

25 Louisiana Avenue, N.W
Washington, DC 20001

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