Carpenter Apprenticeship

Follow blueprints and building plans to meet the needs of clients. Install structures and fixtures, such as windows and molding. Measure, cut, or shape wood, plastic, and other materials.

 

Is a Carpenters Apprenticeship Right for Me?

What are the Qualifications?:

  • You must be 18 years old.
  • You must have a high school diploma or GED.
  • You must be able to take and pass a drug test.

What are the Costs of the Apprenticeship? 

  • There is an application fee.
  • You will need to buy the books for your classroom instruction.
  • You may need to buy basic hand tools. 

What is the Length of the Apprenticeship?

  • The length of the apprenticeship varies based on which carpentry occupation you enter into. The Pacific Northwest Carpenter Institute offers six different career paths: 
    • Carpenter
    • Exterior Interior Specialist
    • Millwright 
    • Pile Driver
    • Trade Show
    • Scaffold 

Carpenter Apprenticeship Expected Wages

 

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Journeyman Wage
Hours worked Wage/hr Benefits/hr Total Compensation
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Carpenter Apprenticeship Opportunities

Northern Idaho

Pacific Northwest Carpenters Institute 

4222 NE 158th Ave
Portland OR, 97230

 

Phone: 503-287-3708

Southwest Idaho

Pacific Northwest Carpenters Institute 

965 S. Industry Way Suite 104
Meridian, ID 83642

Phone: 503-317-7628

Eastern/Central Idaho

Pacific Northwest Carpenters Institute 

4147 N Haroldsen
Idaho Falls, ID 83405

Phone: 503-317-7628

Contact Us

info@idahoapprenticeships.org

(208) 321-4825

225 N 16th St, Ste 218 Boise, ID 83702