Apprenticeships: Construction Technologies

CFK’s Apprenticeships in Construction Technologies offer new opportunities to help individuals train and advance in high-wage, high-demand construction careers throughout the Florida Keys. CFK's apprenticeships provide education and training in all aspects of the respective trades—from conceptual to practical skills.

Earn while you Learn
  • Tuition-Free
  • Paid Employment—with Raises—while Taking Classes
  • High-Wage, High-Demand Career Path

Student apprentices are employed (and paid) full-time with a sponsoring employer that is partnered with CFK. They attend classes, which are tuition-free, while developing their skills through on-the-job training with their sponsor. As apprentice students advance through the program, their progress is rewarded with periodic wage increases.

Upon successful program completion, apprentices will be considered “journey workers” and will receive a four-level certification by the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) as well as a nationally-recognized Completion of Apprenticeship certificate by the State of Florida.

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For assistance with your application please call Admissions at 305-809-3188.

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Electrical Apprenticeship

The Electrical Apprenticeship program prepares individuals for advancement as a residential or commercial electrician. Apprentices are employed full-time (PAID w/raises). Classes are FREE and on-the-job training is completed during the workday. Graduates of the program earn “journeyman” status as well as state and national credentials, positioning them well for a strong career in a growing job market.

Carpentry Apprenticeship

The Carpentry Apprenticeship program prepares students for advancement as a residential or commercial carpenter. Apprentices are employed full-time (PAID w/raises). Classes are FREE and on-the-job training is completed during the workday. Graduates of the program earn “journeyman” status as well as state and national credentials, positioning them well for a strong career in a growing job market.

Plumbing Apprenticeship

The Plumbing Apprenticeship program prepares students for advancement as a residential or commercial plumber in the construction industry. Apprentices are employed full-time (PAID w/raises). Classes are FREE and on-the-job training is completed during the workday. Graduates of the program earn “journeyman” status as well as state and national credentials, positioning them well for a strong career in a growing job market.

HVAC Apprenticeship

The HVAC (Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning) apprenticeship program prepares students for advancement as a residential or commercial air conditioning, refrigeration, and heating technician. Apprentices are employed full-time (PAID w/raises). Classes are FREE and on-the-job training is completed during the workday. Graduates of the program earn “journeyman” status as well as state and national credentials, positioning them well for a strong career in a growing job market.