Ironworker Gladiator (Reinforcing) Pre-apprentice program
Ironworker Gladiator (Reinforcing) Pre-apprentice program is a 40-hour course (Saturday and Sunday over two weekends) designed to provide the Ironworker student with the initial knowledge and skills required for his/her first day on the job.
Why take it?
The objective of this course is to enable the student to go to work as an apprentice Ironworker (Reinforcing). Candidates who successfully complete the program will be eligible for dispatch through local 720 to a signatory contractor as an apprentice Reinforcing Ironworker.
What is covered?
Upon successful completion of this course, the participant will be able to:
- Follow basic safety guidelines
- Demonstrate the ability to measure
- Demonstrate the ability to use basic hand tools
- Tie knots required for basic rigging operations
- Describe the roles and responsibilities of the Reinforcing Ironworker
- Demonstrate the ability to pack, place and tie Reinforcing steel
- successful graduates will be indentured as Reinforcing Ironworker apprentices prior to starting work
Who can apply?
- This course is designed for new apprentices interested in becoming Reinforcing Ironworkers.
- Applicants must be physically fit, between the ages of 18 and 35 with a valid class 5 drivers license and their own transportation.
Ironworkers Local 720 Training and Test Centre
5720-59 street NW, Edmonton, T6B-3L4
Dates and Times:
Dates to be announced - Check the Training centre calendar for current dates and times
How to Apply?
- Applicants must submit a Resume and a transcript showing the completion of Grade 10 math and English as well as a valid driver's license.
- Email the Resume, transcript and drivers license to email@example.com