Apprenticeship and Trades: Pre-Trades, Career Pathway certificate

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As a Career Pathway student, you can get one-on-one support to help you access resources, services, and employment. You may also be eligible for financial support to help you with the costs of college.

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Degrees and certificates by number of terms to complete
Award Length Financial aid eligible Currently accepting students?
Career Pathway Certificate: Apprenticeship and Trades: Pre-TradesLess than 1 year

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Course listing for the 2024-2025 catalog year.

APR 162Calculations for the Trades4
APR 200APre-Apprenticeship 3
APR 200BOSHA 30 for Pre-Apprenticeship 3
APR 200CPre-Apprenticeship Hands-On Instruction 2
ELT 110Introduction to Residential Electrical Wiring3
Total Credits15

Info sessions

During the information session, students interested in the Apprenticeship Pre-Trades program will receive an overview of apprenticeship and learn about:

  • Placement testing
  • Attendance policy
  • Counseling
  • Registration

Trades information sessions are held one-on-one by appointment and on pre-scheduled dates and times via Zoom.

Register for an information session

If you have questions or if you aren’t able to attend any of the sessions listed on the form, please send a message to our department advisor to schedule an appointment.

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