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Apprenticeships


  • Architectural Iron Workers Local 63
    ​2525 W. Lexington, Broadview, IL 60155 
    (708) 344-7727
    Website:
    ironworkerslocal63.com  


  • Boilermaker Apprenticeship Program Local 1 
    2841 Archer Avenue, Chicago IL 60608
    Website:
    boilermakerslocalone.com             

  • Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers: District Council Training Center
    2140 Corporate Drive, Addison, IL 60101    
    (630) 953-0835
    Website:
    bac2school.org    

  • Bridge, Structural & ReinforcingIron Workers Local Union #17740
    7720 Industrial Drive, Forest Park, IL 60130    
    (708) 366-8181 
    Website:
    iwlocal1.com        

  • Cement Masons Local 502
    739 S. 25th Ave., Bellwood, IL 60104    
    (708) 544-9100
    Website:
    cml502.com       

  • Chicagoland Laborers Joint Apprentice and Training Fund
    1200 Old Gary
    Avenue, Carol Stream, IL 60188    
    (630) 653-0006 

    Website: chicagolaborers.org

  • Construction Industry Service Corporation
    999 McClintock Dr., #100, Burr Ridge, IL  60527 
    (630) 472-9411  Fax: (630) 472-9413  

    Website: cisco.org  

  • ​​Heat and Frost Insulators Local 17
    JATC3850 S. Racine Avenue, Chicago, IL 60609    

    (773) 247-8184
    Website: local17insulators.com     

  • BEW Local 150 (Electrical) Lake County Joint Apprenticeship and Training Center
    31290 North U.S. Highway 45-unit A, Libertyville, IL 60048    

    (847) 566-2200  
    Website: lakecountyjatc.org    

  • Electrician I.B.E.W. Local 461 Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee
    591 Sullivan Rd. Suite 200, Aurora, IL 60506
    (630) 897- 0461 
    Website:
    http://www.ibew461.org

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  • Electrician Local 117
    Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee

          765 Munshaw Lane, Crystal Lake, Illinois 60014

         (847) 854-7200

         Website: www.ibew117.com 

  • Electrician I.B.E.W. Local 150 Lake County
    Joint​ Apprenticeship and Training Committee

         31290 N. U.S. Highway 45, Libertyville, IL 60048
         (847) 566-2200
         Website:
www.ibew150.org


  • Glaziers Local 27 and Apprenticeship Facility
    4225 Lawndale Ave. Lyons, IL 60534
    (708) 443-9000
    Website:
    glaziersunionlocal27.com

  • Heat & Frost Insulators Local 17 Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee
    18520 Spring Creek Drive, Tinley Park, IL 60477
    708-468-8000
    Website:
    www.local17insulators.com

  • Illinois Department of Employment Security
    Job Link Questions:
     (877) 342-7533    TTY: (866) 322-8357

         Website:   ides.illinois.gov

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  • Operating Engineer, ASIP Local 150
    19800 W. South Arsenal Road, Wilmington, IL 60481    

    (815) 722-3201  
    Website: asiplocal150.org    

  • DC14 Apprenticeship Program, Painters and Drywall Finishers
    1101 Taft Ave. Berkeley, IL 60163
    (708) 449-5282
    Website:
    https://www.dc14apprenticeship.org

  • Pipefitters Training Center Local Union 597
    10850 W. 187th Street, Mokena, IL 60448    

    (708) 326-9240    
    Website:
    pftf597.org  

  • Plasterer, Plasterers Local 5 Joint Apprenticeship & Training Committee 
    6631 W. Stanley Avenue, Berwyn, IL 60402 
    Phone (708) 749-3660

    Website:
    http://www.ides.illinois.gov/pages/plasterer.aspx

  • Plumber’s Local 130 UA Joint Apprenticeship Committee
    1340 West Washington Boulevard, Chicago, IL. 60607-1988    

    (312) 421-1010
    Website: plumberslu130ua.org    

  • Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 501 U.A. Joint Education Fund
    1295 Butterfield Rd., Aurora, IL 60504
    (630) 692-7316
    Website:
    http://ualocal501.unionactive.com/

  • Roofer & Waterproofer
    Chicagoland Roofers' Joint Apprenticeship & Training Program
    7045 Joliet Rd., Indian Head Park, IL 60525
    (708) 246-4488
    Website:
    www.chicagoroofers.org

  • Sheet Metal Workers Local 265 JATC
    205 Alexandra Way, Carol Stream, IL 60188    
    (630) 668-0110
    Website:
    smart265ed.org     

  • Sheet Metal Workers Local 73
    2701 Van Buren, Bellwood, IL 60104
    (708) 544-5711
    Website:
    www.smw73.org

  • Sprinkler Fitters & Apprentices Union 281
    11900 S. Laramie, Alsip, IL 60803    

    (708) 597-1800  
    Website:
    sprinklerfitterchicago.org     

  • Structural & Reinforcing Iron Worker, International Association of Bridge, Structural and Reinforcing Iron Worker's Local 1
    7720 Industrial Drive, Forest Park, IL 60130
    (708) 366-6695
    Website:  
    http://www.ironworkers.org/get-involved/find-a-local?s=IL

  • Electrician - IBEW Local 701
    28600 Bella Vista Parkway, Suite 1000, Warrenville, IL 60555

​         (630) 393-1701 Ext 9

         Website: www.ibew701.org 

  • UA Local 130 - Plumbers and Tech Engineers
    1340 W. Washington Blvd., Chicago, IL 60607
    (312) 421-1010
    Website:
    www.plumberslu130ua.org

  • Tuckpointers Local 52 Illinois Apprenticeship Trust

​         1105 S. Western Avenue Chicago, IL 60608

​         (Training facility located at 4626 N. Knox, Chicago 60608)

         (312) 432-1350
         Website:  http://www.ides.illinois.gov/Pages/Tuckpointer.aspx​ ​