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Monterey Bay Collaborative Pre-Apprenticeship Program
The Pre-Apprenticeship Program is a 144-hour training program that prepares individuals for careers in the Construction trades.
The Monterey Bay Collaborative’s Pre-Apprenticeship Program opens your pathway to the following careers:
- Heat and Frost Insulators
- Elevator Constructors
- Iron Workers
- Plasterers and Cement Masons
- Sheet Metal Workers
- Plumbers and Pipe Fitters
- Operating Engineers
WHAT WILL YOU LEARN?
- General orientation to apprenticeship
- Intro to the construction industry
- How to interview effectively
- Blueprint reading
- Applied mathematics for construction
- Green construction techniques and standards
Health & Safety
- OSHA 10-hour safety certification
- CPR and First Aid certification
- Identifying and preventing sexual harassment and discrimination
History & Background
- History of the construction industry
- The heritage of the American worker
WHAT ARE THE REQUIREMENTS?
- Must be interested in a career in construction
- Must be 18 years old or older
- Must possess a High School diploma/GED or completed higher education
- Must possess a valid Driver’s License
- Must be able to work legally in the US Must be able to pass a drug screening
- Disadvantaged and disconnected job seekers; specifically returning veterans, women, and young adults (ages 18-25) preferred
Funding for the program is provided through Senate Bill 1, the Road Repair and Accountability Act of 2017.
Questions? Contact Us!
Employers: (844) 932-4249
Job Seekers: (866) 666-9332