Training Programs in Apprenticeship, Certification, Continuing Education and Craft Training
• State and Federally Approved Apprenticeship Programs:
o Electrician Inside Wireman
o Plumber Pipefitter
o Electronic Systems Technician/Voice Data Video (Low Voltage)
o Sheet Metal
• State Approved Electrician Certification Trainee Program
• Instructor Certification Training Program
• Plumbing Craft Training Program
ABC SoCal is an accredited sponsor for the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER). All curricula are nationally certified. To view curricula www.nccer.org
At ABC, our training programs can:
Improve and upgrade the quality of your workforce. Help you comply with prevailing wage requirements. Train skilled craftspersons for the future of your business. Increase productivity.Reduce turnover, injuries and absenteeism. Lower your project costs. Secure your labor force for the future. Save you money by allowing you the opportunity to pay apprentices a percentage of the journeyman wage while they receive on-the-job-training. You get a lower payroll cost, reduced taxes, and other rates and fees at a lower rate.
Add it up: ABC's training program can improve your overall profit margin and help you train your skilled craftworkers of the future!
What are the requirements to employ and train apprentices through ABC?
Be an ABC member in good standing. Membership fees are offset by reduced labor costs and increased productivity. Be a California Licensed Contractor. Agree to train in compliance with ABC Apprenticeship Standards. Complete a Training Contribution Agreement, a Health Contribution Agreement and submit appropriate training contributions. Complete any required public works forms. Be approved to train by the appropriate ABC Apprenticeship Committee.
Industry Assessment Testing for Evaluating Journey-level Knowledge and Skills
* Available in Spanish
- Commercial Electrician
- Core: Introductory Craft Skills*
- Electronic Systems Technician
- Heating, Ventilation and Air Conditioning
- Industrial Electrician
- Industrial Insulation*
- Industrial Maintenance: Electrical
- Industrial Maintenance: Mechanical
- Industrial Pipefitter*
- Rigging and Rigging Fundamentals
- Scaffold Builder*
- And many more…
- Gas and Liquid
Pipeline Assessments are created in conjunction with API to qualify pipeline personnel under the Department of Transportation’s (DOT) regulation for Pipeline Operator Qualification. Visit our 'Assessment Testing' page.