Apprenticeship Training


UA Local 502 apprentices have the opportunity to receive an Associate’s degree in Applied Science from Ivy Tech Community College during their 5 year training program at no cost to the apprentice.

UA Local 502 apprentices learn through both classroom and on-the-job training in what is considered by many to be the best construction industry apprentice program in the world. The five-year apprenticeship program is divided into one year segments, each of which includes 1,800 to 2,000 hours of on- the-job training and a minimum of 246 hours of related classroom instruction.

Applicants are evaluated on the same, fair basis, without regard to race, sex, national origin, or religious affiliation.

We are currently accepting applications for our Local 502 Apprenticeship Program.  If you are interested in applying to be a plumber, pipefitter, HVAC technician or welder, please click here to print off the application.  All applications are due by 3:00 pm on January 31, 2019.