What does an apprenticeship in the trades offer?

Apprenticeship is an education program that allows students to apply what they learn in books and classes directly on the job under the supervision of expert craftsmen, called journeymen. Apprenticeship is hard work, both physically and mentally, but it's work your students will be proud of for the rest of their lives. And, there are ample advancement opportunities for every person, man or woman, who takes this career seriously.

After all, apprenticeship in the building trades is preparing young people for more than just a job; it's preparing them for a lifelong CAREER with a skill set that's portable. A construction professional can go virtually anywhere with this education. And, construction professionals have a number of career options, so your students can choose the path that's right for them.

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