Welder, Combination (Fresno Only)
Welder, Combination is a four (4) year, 8000 hour apprenticeship
program. In addition to the on-the-job training, there are academic
related training courses that must be completed over the four-year
term. You must keep accurate monthly records of your on-the-job
training hours, while under the supervision of a journeyman, and
your related training school hours. This training is to be verified
by a supervisor at work and a school instructor at college.
A minimum of 144 school attendance hours a year in related training
subjects. Indentured apprentices are assigned to local community
colleges in evening classes, two nights a week.