Form Builder Rough Carpenter (Highway)

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Registration Eligibility: Adults Only

High school students are not eligible to register for this program.Learn more.

Transfer Credit Opportunity

Credit hours for completing this program can be transferred to UVU. Learn more.


Salt Lake Campus


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Being an apprentice gives you the power of knowledge, and with that knowledge comes opportunity and advancement.  In MTECH’s Form Builder/Rough Carpenter (Highway) Apprenticeship program you will learn from qualified and respected industry professionals who are willing to share their years of experience to help you advance in your career. You will learn real-world, applicable skills that will not only help you grow in your profession but help your paycheck grow as well.

This program is for students who have employment with a construction firm that is a member of the Associated General Contractors of Utah. While in this program students will learn on the job with their employer, and attend class twice a week to cover theory and hands-on application. To complete this program you must attend two semesters a year, for two years.

Through hard work, dedication, and the knowledge you gain in the apprenticeship program, you will increase your value to a company and to the construction industry, which typically leads to a higher wage. Participating in an apprenticeship program shows initiative in furthering your career and developing your leadership potential. Instead of just learning in a classroom, you will learn directly from seasoned professionals who can show you tips, tricks, best practices and industry secrets that will give you an edge against your competition. 

Upon completion of the apprenticeship program, you will receive a nationally recognized Form Builder/Rough Carpenter Journeyman Certificate from the Department of Labor / Office of Apprenticeship.


This program is eligible for Financial and Veterans Aid! Learn more

For more information, contact the Program Coordinator.
Renee Kalaniuvalu

Adults only. High school students are not eligible to register for this program.

Students register through AGC by contacting:
Lucio Gallegos

  • Students must take the MTECH Entrance Assessment. The Entrance Assessment is free and takes about an hour to complete. To learn more visit
  • Students must be employed by a contractor who is a member of the AGC of Utah.
Fall 2022-Level 2-Session 1
Spring 2023-Level 2-Session 2
Spring 2023-Level 2-Session 3
Spring 2023-Level 2-Session 4
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Total hours: 160

Course NameCourse DescriptionCourse HoursTuition ($2.10/hour)Course Fees
AGC of Utah Form Builder – Rough Carpenter (Highway) Level 1160$336.00$90.00
AGC of Utah Form Builder – Rough Carpenter (Highway) Level 2160$50.00
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Registration Fee:$40.00
Required Materials:$279.40
Industry Exam Fee:$0.00
Student Fees:$140.00
Facilities Fee:$50.00
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Required MaterialsQuantityNotes (ISBN numbers, etc)Cost
AGC of Utah Form Builder – Rough Carpenter (Highway) Level 11ISBN – 9781323347645 $113.40
AGC of Utah Form Builder – Rough Carpenter (Highway) Level 21ISBN – 9781323347652$166.00
Total Cost of Required Materials$279.40
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  • Program Certificate: Form Builder-Rough Carpenter (Highway)
  • Office of Apprenticeship Certification

At MTECH, you will join an exclusive group of graduates who benefit from a commitment to excellence shared by everyone at the school. From instructors who deliver a relevant, industry-driven curriculum to academic and career counselors focused on ensuring you have the tools you need to succeed, we all share the same goal: your success as a student. 

No. Students are responsible for acquiring employment within the industry. The MTECH Student Job Board and the Department of Workforce Services are great employment resources.

Program length
160 hours
Total cost
Salt Lake Campus
Program length
160 hours
Total cost
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