about the training
The Mid-South construction industry is incredibly busy. That means it’s a competitive environment with great rewards to those who produce. Launching a career as a union carpenter or millwright will place, in your hands, skills that are in-demand in the Mid-South construction industry. You will be part of the strongest and most loyal organization in the country, and the pay and fringe benefits will give you a great quality of life.
Thousands of men and women — from high school and college grads to military vets and unrepresented carpenters & millwrights — take advantage of this FREE training and earn a paycheck while they learn their profession. We prepare our members for certifications and qualifications both in the training centers or on job sites so they can quickly learn the content, gain their credentials, and get to work.
The first step is progressing through an apprenticeship — a multi-year program where instruction is done on the job site and at state-of-the-art training centers, using a customized curriculum, modern tools and training shops designed to create true experts.
Individuals who meet the following criteria will be afforded an interview: at least 18 years old; complete and submit application; provide a highschool diploma, GED, proof of enrollment in GED program and complete GED program before graduation; documentation pertaining to post highschool education and training; submit a DD-214 to verify military training if applicable; attend the testing date.ADDITIONAL INFONo additional information available.