Apprenticeship Readiness

Apprenticeship Readiness - A video on preparing community members for building trades careers (Read More)

Apprenticeship Works

Apprenticeship is developing the skilled work force that is building California's future. From construction trades to public safety, apprenticeship utilizes a time-honored "earn while you learn" approach, mixing on-the-job training with classroom instruction that emphasizes the skills they'll need for the jobs of today and tomorrow. Students get a pathway to success, employers get qualified, well-trained employees and California gets the skilled workforce it will need for the economy of the future. For California, its taxpayers, its workers and its future, apprenticeship works! (Read More)

Cal-PIA Folsom Graduates

In May, 2018, eleven women graduated the construction carpentry/laborer pre-apprenticeship program at the Folsom Women's Facility. The program, run by Cal-PIA, has the goal of reducing recidivism by providing real job skills and connections to union apprenticeship. (Read More)

Construction U

Meet construction apprentices and learn about the benefits of becoming a construction apprentice and how the apprenticeship system works. (Read More)

Do You Have What It Takes

Learn some of the basic qualities you need to become a construction worker and hear from others why they love the career. (Read More)

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