Pre-Apprenticeship Training Program
Empower your Career in the Construction Industry!

preapprentice_groupIf you are looking for a long-term career with great pay and benefits, OUC and iBuild Central Florida invite you to apply for the Pre-Apprenticeship Training Program.

What is the Pre-Apprenticeship Training Program?
This free, four-month program introduces participants to various fields in construction with the opportunity to earn pre-certifications. The curriculum includes:

  • Safety basics
  • Construction math
  • Tool identification
  • Workplace ethics
  • Communication and employability skills
  • Carpentry, electric and plumbing basics

Who can apply?
Any person who is legally authorized to work in the U.S. and wants a career in trade fields as construction, carpentry, plumbing, electrical and building maintenance.

What’s in it for me?
The Pre-Apprenticeship Training Program provides free tuition, an in-class instructor, lab supplies and participant stipends. In addition, meet with OUC employee mentors and subject matter experts for relative discussions.

After program graduation, participants are hired by one of 400 companies that are part of the program. The company will fund continuing education through Orlando Technical College, combining hands-on work with classroom learning while earning a paycheck.

Download the brochure here.

 “I’m excited to grow…to be a light to other people…
to let them know that no matter who you are or
where you come from, you’re capable.”

Val P., Pre-Apprenticeship Program Graduate

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Sponsorship Benefits:
  • Support Central Florida’s future through job creation
  • Build a pool of potential candidates to fill skilled labor needs
  • Ensure a diversified workforce
  • Support underserved communities

Become a Sponsor

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