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Sheet Metal Apprenticeship

In the building industry, the Sheet Metal, Electrical, Steamfitting and Plumbing trades are called the mechanical trades. Skilled Sheet Metal works, although they do not actually erect the structure, add the structure’s functional parts and materials such as gutters, down spouts, chimney flashings, cornices and heating ducts, ventilating and air conditioning. These workers may also do architectural and decorative metal work.

Trades Covered:

Sheet Metal Worker
Environmental Systems Technician

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Qualifications

  • Education: High school graduates or GED® (submit copy)
  • Age: 18 or high school graduate at 17, no maximum
  • Test: Available at employer request
    Assessment math and reading tests/NWTC
  • Accuplacer Bench Mark Scores: Arithmetic - 55 and Reading/Comp - 66
  • License: Valid driver's license (submit copy)
  • Completed application

Length of Contract

  • 5 years of not less than 10,000 hours
  • On-the-job training (OJT) - 7,500 hours with a skilled craftsperson as per
  • Exhibit "A." Paid-Related Instruction (Day School) - 500 hours and successful completion of class material and Non-Paid Related Instruction (Night School) - 300 hours. 80% attendance is required for each class to receive credit.

How to apply

If you meet the qualifications, complete the application form for the trade. Applicants also must meet with the Committee for an interview, and will receive a letter of introduction if qualified for the program.

Application forms available at

Sheet Metal Joint Apprenticeship Committee office
Mechanical Contractors Association of Central Wisconsin, Inc.
2323 E. Capitol Drive, Suite 220
Appleton, WI 54915-5469
920/713-6474 - direct number to Dave Wydeven 

Committee Address
Sheet Metal Joint Apprenticeship Committee office
Mechanical Contractors Association of Central Wisconsin, Inc.
2323 E. Capitol Drive, Suite 220
Appleton, WI 54915-5469 

Committee Jurisdiction
Counties of Brown, Florence, Forest, Marinette, Oconto, Shawano, and
Menominee, MI.

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