Every apprenticeship is different. Check with your local union.

Requirements to apply for the Iron Workers apprenticeship:

  • Minimum age of 18 years.
  • High school diploma, G.E.D., or equivalent as specified by the Local training committee.
  • Good physical condition – The materials used by Iron Workers are heavy and bulky so above average physical strength is necessary.  Agility and a good sense of balance are also required.Drug and alcohol free.
  • Must meet requirements as set out in applicable citizenship laws.

Information Obtained from: www.ironworkers.org