Tri-County Apprenticeship Preparation Program
A partnership with the Monterey/Santa Cruz Building and Trades Council
Are you interested in a career in the building trades? Building trades jobs are a pathway to good paying jobs and benefits.
You can start your journey of securing a job in the various building trades by participating in the pre-apprenticeship training program, a collaboration between the Monterey County Wrokforce Development Board and the Monterey/Santa Cruz Counties Building and Construction Trades Council. The program is a Mon – Fri, 8 hour a day, 9-week/350-hour training program. Upon completion of the pre-apprenticeship training program, you will obtain the skills needed to apply for an apprenticeship program in various trades.
After the classroom training portion, you may participate in a 4-week PAID internship with several construction industry employers in Monterey/Santa Cruz county areas.
Follow A Career Pathway to:
Heat and Frost Insulators, Boilermakers, Bricklayers, Electricians, Elevator Constructors, Iron Workers, Plasterers and Cement Masons, Painters, Roofers, Sheet Metal Workers, Plumbers and Pipe Fitters, Carpenters, Operating Engineers, Laborers, Teamsters