Application Requirements


How do I become an apprentice? How long does it take? Will I get paid? The answers to these questions and more can be found at, a comprehensive resource for anyone interested in pursuing a career in construction. Visit the Find Your Trade website to learn more about what type of work  each trade performs, when they accept applications, and what to expect during the application process. Applicants are typically required to have a high school diploma or equivalent, a valid driver’s license, and the ability to pass a drug test.

An additional resource is our Apprenticeship Guide, which provides detailed information on program length, wages and benefits, and where to find your local union apprenticeship office.