Research Sources of Additional Information: Carpenters
For information about carpentry apprenticeships or other work
opportunities in this trade, contact local carpentry contractors,
locals of the union mentioned above, local joint union-contractor
apprenticeship committees, or the nearest office of the State
employment service or apprenticeship agency.
For information on training opportunities and carpentry in general, contact:
- Associated Builders and Contractors, Workforce Development Department, 4250 North Fairfax Dr., 9th Floor, Arlington, VA 22203.
- Associated General Contractors of America, Inc., 333 John Carlyle St., Suite 200, Alexandria VA, 22314. Internet: http://www.agc.org
- Home Builders Institute, 1201 15th St. NW., Washington, DC 20005. Internet: http://www.hbi.org
- National Association of Home Builders, 1201 15th St. NW., Washington, DC 20005. Internet: http://www.nahb.org
- United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America, 50 F St. NW., Washington, DC 20001. Internet: http://www.carpenters.org
There are more than 500 occupations registered by the U.S.
Department of Labor's National Apprenticeship system. For more
information on the Labor Department's registered apprenticeship system
and links to State apprenticeship programs, check the Web site: http://www.doleta.gov