Ironworkers 580 - Apprenticeship Program

Our program is a 4 year program 

  • All of our apprentices work during the day and train at night, so you learn while you earn.
  • Classes start in September and run through June of each school year.
  • Training days are Monday through Thursdays, some Saturdays.

These are the topics that are covered during the four (4) years you're in our program:

4 YEAR APPRENTICESHIP PROGRAM

1ST YEAR
Orientation
Safety
OSHA-30
Fall Prevention
Hand Tools
Power Tools
Knots
Basic Math
Oxy Acetylene
Curtain Wall & Windows
Rigging & Cranes
Stairs
Flagger
Survival of the Fittest

2ND YEAR
Safety (Fumes)
Ventilation
SMAW
FCAW
Stainless Steel
GTAW
GMAW
AWS Welding Test
COMET
History of the Ironworker
Aerial Lift Training

3RD YEAR

Trade Math
Graphic Language
Layout & Instruments
Blue Prints
First Aid
Fence & Guardrail
Knots
Hand Rails
Glass Rails
DOB Chapter 33

4TH YEAR
Plasma Cutting
Sealants
Advanced Layout
Total Station
Mini Cranes
Finishing Techniques
Doors & closures
Rigging (Hands On)
Column Covers
Conversion Math
Apoxy Anchors
Forklift
Hardware

CERTIFICATIONS

1ST YEAR
OSHA-30
Fall Prevention
Scaffold
Rigging
Flagger

2ND YEAR
AWS, SMAW Welding Test
Stainless Steel
State Welding Test
Aerial Lift Training

3RD YEAR

First Aid

4TH YEAR
Total Station
Mini Cranes
Apoxy Anchors

MOCK-UPS

1ST YEAR
Stairs

2ND YEAR
None

3RD YEAR
Curtain Wall
Store Fronts

4TH YEAR

Revolving Door
Swing Doors
Closures