(exclusive of benefits)
Students are paid an additional 10% on their wages to cover this cost & end up with approx. $22,000 surplus.
Unless government subsidies used.
(approx. 400 hours)
(approx. 300 hours)
Student receives hourly wage of 70-90% of full journeyman during 4 years of apprenticeship program.
Balance of the apprenticeship program is paid for by the skill trust fund, which is funded with member-directed contributions from journeymen.
Required 1st Year Courses (160 hours)
Required 2nd Year Courses (160 hours)
Required 3rd Year Courses (80 hours)
Building Wisconsin Together® is a cooperative effort by Construction Business Group®, Wisconsin’s Operating Engineers and construction contractors to positively promote educational opportunities in the construction industry and the positive impact that construction has on the State of Wisconsin. When skilled trades and respected construction contractors come together, jobs are created and a promising future becomes a reality.