Laborers Apprenticeships

The skills required are varied. A Construction Craft Laborer will do some or all of the following: pour concrete, pave roads with asphalt, lay pipe for sewers, work on demolition projects, perform environmental abatement and other tasks as required.

Is a Laborers Apprenticeship Right for Me?

What are the qualifications?:

  • Must be at least 18 years old.
  • You must have earned at least a tenth grade education, with high school records to prove that.
  • You must be able to do the physical work that the trade demands.
  • You must have a driver’s license and reliable transportation to and from the job site.
  • Applicants also must be able to take and pass a drug test

Length of Apprenticeship: The length of the apprenticeship is based on 6000 hours which can be completed in 3-4 years.

Cost of Apprenticeship: There is a $20-$30 application fee for the apprenticeship. There may be some book fees associated with the program as well.

Laborers Apprenticeship Expected Wages

Length of Apprenticeship is 6000 hours

Percentage of
Journeyman wage
Hours worked Other
60% 0-1000 80 total hours of required related training
70% 1001-2000 160  total hours of required related training
80% 2001-3000 240 total hours of required related training
85% 3001-4000 320 total hours of required related training
90% 4001-5000 400 total hours of required related training
95% 5001-6000 480 total hours of required related training

Laborer Apprenticeship Opportunities


Northwest Laborers-Employers Training Program

3921 E. Francis
Spokane, WA 99217
Luis Licea – Site Coordinator
Phone: 509-467-5239
Fax: 509-467-5240

Contact Us

(208) 321-4825

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