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      Sheet Metal Apprenticeship is accredited with the Bureau of Apprenticeship Training through the Department of Labor.  It is FREE!! education with your Union membership.  You earn (employed with one of our contractors full time) while you learn (attend class two times a week at night).

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Omaha Council Bluffs

Sheet Metal Apprenticeship

Apprentice Application




Come  in to apply or click here to download application

(you must bring this application in)

Will be set for every Wednesday of each month.

8:00 4:00 p.m.


Applications taken at:

The Training Center

3333 So. 24th Street

Omaha, NE 68108


If you are a focused, hard working, mature individual

with a high school diploma or a G.E.D., who is ready to tackle

learning a craft and to pursue a real career, we have an opportunity for you.

Our Apprenticeship Program is looking for qualified applicants to earn

while you learn a career in the Sheet Metal Industry.


Minimum Qualifications


Age:                    Must be at least 18 years of age.

Education:         High School graduate or GED.


Aptitude:            Possess the basic attitude essential for acquiring the skills and proficiency of the trade.


Physical:            Must be physically able to perform the work of the trade. May be subject to pre-employment physical and/or drug screening.


Residence:     Must be available to attend the classroom instruction.



Questions & Correspondence contact Training Center

Cell : 402-650-7403

Phone: 402-330-3636

Fax: 402-731-0503

Click here to email TRAINING



Each applicant will be given the opportunity to read the Apprentice Standards before filing an application.

No applicant will be given an interview without a complete application.



We need the following information turned in prior to interview dates in order to be granted an interview.


    1.  Application filled out

    2.  Copy of your driver's license and social security card (preferably a color copy)

    3.  Copy of high school diploma or GED

    4.  Copy of high school transcripts (even if you have a GED)

    5.  Copy of GED scores if you have a GED

    6.  Three work related reference letters (from anyone who isn't a family member)

    7.  Accuplacer test results.....See study guide for scoring information.


     All applicants must complete an Accuplacer test at Metropolitan Community College and bring the results back to the Training Center to complete your application.  In order to interview you must score 9 out of 17 possible points on the Accuplacer Test.  We will be looking at your scores in Reading, Writing, and Mathematics (pre-algebra).


     All applicants meeting minimum qualifications will be given a preliminary interview. The interview will consider the following:

a) Educational background

b) Previous work experience

c) Interest & attitude

d) Personal traits

Septemberfest Parade Floats made by 3rd year apprentices


2018 Rocket



2017 Star Wars


2016 Racecar

2015 Bender


2014 Tool Box


2013 Celebrating 125 years


2012 (no 3rd year class)


2011 Stealth

2010 Tank

2009 TinMan

2008 Chopper

2007 Ship


2006  Globe

2005 Eagle


2004 Lighthouse


2003 Flag

2002  Emblem


2001 Train



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