Apprenticeship Program

Please read the instructions carefully:  we will not accept any applications prior to February 1st or after March 15th; the application must be completed in its entirety;  all required fees (cash or money orders only NO personal checks or credit cards accepted) and  ALL documents must accompany the application.    If you do not have everything required on the application it will not be accepted no exceptions!

Working Conditions: Work is done both indoors and out. Surroundings are usually dirty and dusty or wet, and workers are exposed to extremes of temperature. Work involves considerable standing, stooping and kneeling.

Possible injuries may result from falls from ladders or scaffolds, or lime burns of the hands or the eyes.

Recommended High School Courses: Math, general science, general shop.

Terms of Apprenticeship for Cement Masons: Minimum of 3 years and 3,000 hours. Must complete all in-house related instruction.

Terms of Apprenticeship for Plasterers: Minimum of 3 years and 6,000 hours. Must complete all in-house related instruction.

General Qualifications:

• Legal working age.
• High School graduate or equivalent.
• Good physical condition.


Admission Requirements of the J.A.T.C.:

• Copy of diploma or high school transcripts
• Personal interview
• Must have valid driver’s license and own transportation
• Must pass drug test


Frank Belusik, Apprentice  Instructor
Telephone:  (215) 468-0235

Anthony Ditri, Apprentice & Safety Instructor
Telephone:  (215) 468-0235

Apprentice Training Center:
2930 Snyder Avenue
Philadelphia, PA  19145
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