Being an apprentice gives you the power of knowledge, and with that knowledge comes opportunity and advancement. In MTECH’s Form Builder/Rough Carpenter 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.
Adults only. High school students are not eligible to register for this program.
Students must register through AGC by contacting:
|SECTION||CAMPUS||ROOM #||START DATE||END DATE||START TIME||END TIME||DAYS|
|Fall 2022-Level 1A/1B||Salt Lake||8/15/2022||11/14/2022||6:00 PM||9:00 PM||M,W|
|Fall 2022-Level 2A/2B||Salt Lake||8/16/2022||11/10/2022||6:00 PM||9:00 PM||T,TH|
|Spring 2023-Level 1A/1B||Salt Lake||1/9/2023||4/19/2023||6:00 PM||9:00 PM||M,W|
|Spring 2023-Level 2A/2B||Salt Lake||1/10/2023||4/20/2023||6:00 PM||9:00 PM||T,TH|
Total hours: 360
|Industry Exam Fee:||$0.00|
|Required Materials||Quantity||Notes (ISBN numbers, etc)||Cost|
|AGC of Utah Form Builder-Rough Carpenter (Building) 1A||1||ISBN – 9781323347959||$112.14|
|AGC of Utah Form Builder-Rough Carpenter (Building) 1B||1||ISBN – 9781323347966||$53.20|
|AGC of Utah Form Builder-Rough Carpenter (Building) 2A||1||ISBN – 9781323347973||$91.77|
|AGC of Utah Form Builder-Rough Carpenter (Building) 2B||1||ISBN – 9781323347942||$77.70|
|Total Cost of Required Materials||$334.81|
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.
You can enroll in the program without being employed within the plumbing industry. However, if not employed in the industry, you must wait until 2 days prior to the start of class to enroll in an evening class. You are expected to be employed within the industry by the start of your 2nd year in the program. Our daytime plumbing classes are open to high school Seniors and adults who are not yet employed in the industry. You must complete all admissions requirements.