How To Apply to Plumbing Apprenticeship

If you are interested in a plumbing apprenticeship, you must apply directly to the Madison Plumbing Joint Apprenticeship Committee and/or Associated Builders and Contractors (the application does NOT go through Madison College).

The application procedure for union plumber apprenticeship is on the Building and Construction Trades Council of South Central Wisconsin website. Or contact:

Madison Plumbing Joint Apprenticeship Committee
5940 Seminole Center Ct. Suite 102
Madison, WI 53711
(608) 288-1414

The application procedure for ABC apprenticeship is on the Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) website. Or contact:

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC)
5330 Wall Street
Madison, WI 53718
(800) 829-9926

All apprenticeships require an employer sponsor. After passing the application process, you will be responsible for finding an employer to sponsor you as an apprentice before you may begin the program.

Application Requirements

  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Meet required norms on aptitude test (if required)
  • Physically able to perform trade
  • Valid driver’s license or reliable transportation