The Maryland State Certified Apprenticeship Program was reestablished on January 23, 1996. It was during this time the local seen the need to structure a program that was nationally recognized and remained consistent with our International vision in producing a better Ironworker. Through the efforts we created a (4) four year apprenticeship that well exceeded the minimum state requirements and remains a strong advocate of safety in the Industry.
Upon being accepted into the apprenticeship program apprentices are required to attend a minimum of 204 hours of training each year to meet the expectations of the program. Training combines both classroom and shop hours in conjunction with approximately 5600-8000 hours of On-The-Job training.
Normal classroom instruction is held from September to May utilizing evenings and select weekends as necessary.
Applications may be filled out Tuesday-Thursday between the hours of 9am-11am.
To complete an application please bring proof of age, photo I.D., High School Diploma/GED as well as a copy of high school transcripts. Applications will be held on file for 6 months. Any questions please call 301.777.7433