Every apprenticeship is different. Check with your local union.

  • Must be at least 18 years of age. (17 yrs in some areas)
  • Must possess high school diploma or GED.
  • Must be physically able to perform the work of the trade.
  • Must be able to read , write and speak the English language in order to comprehend instructions on the job and in related training classes and to ensure personal and co-worker safety on the job.
  • Must be prepared to attend two nights per week in related training classes (school) during school terms.
  • Must present valid Callfornia drivers license when accepted.
  • Should be able to present verification to potential employers of legal right to work in the U.S

Infomation obtained from:www.calapprenticeship.org