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Western Pennsylvania Laborers Joint Apprenticeship and Training Program

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:

  • 4,000 hours on-the-job training
  • Minimum of 288 hours of related classroom instruction

Qualification Requirements of the Program

  • Be at least 18 at the time of acceptance into the program
  • Have a high school diploma or GED
  • Have a valid driver’s license
  • Pass a drug test – drug use is not tolerated in the construction industry, where safety is a life and death issue

Applications are available on a continuous basis.

Contact Mike Laquatra at (724) 352-2224
The training site is located in Saxonburg, PA, with 51 acres of land and a 7,788 square foot training facility.

What it Takes to Become a Laborer

W. PA Laborers Education & Training Trust Fund

317 Deer Creek Road
Saxonburg, PA 16056

Contact: Mike Laquatra – Apprenticeship Coordinator
Telephone: (724) 352-2224
www.laborpa.org/apprenticeship.html

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