Western Pennsylvania Laborers Joint Apprenticeship and Training Program
*Applications are available on a continuous basis. Contact Mike Laquatra at (724) 352-2224
In the Western PA Laborers’ Joint Apprenticeship & Training Program, construction craft laborers receive on-the-job training and classroom courses from experienced instructors in construction language, care and safe use of tools of the trade, O.S.H.A., and First Aid/CPR.
Terms of Apprenticeship:
-4000 hours on-the-job training.
-Minimum of 288 hours of related classroom instruction.
QUALIFICATION REQUIREMENTS OF THE PROGRAM INCLUDE:
1. Be at least 18 at the time of acceptance into the Program.
2. Have a high school diploma or GED.
3. Have a valid drivers license.
4. Pass a drug test - Drug use is not tolerated in the construction industry where safety is a life and death issue.
The training site is located in Saxonburg, PA with 51 acres of land and a 7,788 square foot training facility.
Contact: Mike Laquatra- Apprentice Coordinator-
W. PA Laborers Education & Training Trust Fund, 317 Deer Creek Road, Saxonburg, PA 16056
To learn more about the knowledge, skills and abilites necessary to be a Laborer, click here.