Alternatives. Careers in the Making.

Making money, building a future.

That’s what the Plumbers and Steamfitters Apprenticeship Program offer graduating students.

Applications for the 2021/2022 school year are no longer being accepted.

Not every student is college-bound.

Help your students make decisions about their future by letting them know about their options, including Apprenticeship programs.  Skilled tradesmen and women are in high demand in today’s economy, and all indicators point to growth in the mechanical trades.

There are 410,000 jobs currently available, and the number is projected to increase to 474,100 by 2020.

About the Program:

The Plumbers and Steamfitters Apprenticeship program offers students these opportunities:

  • ZEarn money while they learn a trade
  • Z$52.3K+ now in wages and benefits, while you’re in school, with FREE Tuition
  • ZUp to 133K + in 5 years at graduation with your Journeyman certification
  • ZEarn 10 certifications and 45 college credits for FREE
  • ZWork in places like stadiums, hotels, power plants, hospitals and office buildings
  • ZUse their mathematics skills
  • ZGet their career started

If you know students who would benefit from these opportunities, send them to and let them know they can make start their career while making money and building a future. 

Their career is in the making!

The Department of Labor registered Apprenticeship Program is offered by Local Union 486, which is affiliated with the United Association of Journeymen and Apprentices of the Plumbing and Pipefitting Industry of the United States and Canada and the Mechanical Contractors Association of Maryland, Inc.

Applicant Deadlines:

Baltimore, Maryland

Applications for the 2022/2023 school year are being accepted.  

Hagerstown, Maryland

Applications for the 2022/2023 school year are being accepted.  

Seaford, Delaware

Applications for the 2022/2023 school year are being accepted.  

There is a non-refundable processing fee of $25 due at the time of application to be paid by Credit Card.
No official documents are needed to apply.