Have you been thinking about a career in the construction trades?
Do you enjoy working with your hands? Not bound for College?
- Apprenticeships are one of Oregon’s best kept secrets. There are alternatives other than attending colleges, Apprenticeship is the Original 4 year Degree!
- Oregon’s apprenticeship program is a 4 year program with on the job and class room training. Apprentices are full time employee who are earning while learning. A beginning apprentice is paid 45% of the average journeyperson wage and increases every 6 months! Earn credits while attending classes at Chemeketa Community College in Salem Oregon. After completion the program credits can be applied towards an Associates Degree.
- Area II Plumbers is an open shop (non union) program. “Open shop” employers have an open door policy and allow you a direct relationship with your employer!