The members of the Pennsylvania
Apprentice Coordinators Association have provided the information found
on this web site to help you decide if you have the aptitude and ability
to train for a career in the construction industry.
The Joint Apprentice Training Facilities
(JATF) exists to serve a number of purposes:
supply all contractors with highly skilled workers including apprentices,
journeypersons, supervisors, project managers, etc.
facilitate a unique learning environment with varying instructional objectives
provide activities and resources that fosters a positive, comprehensive
provide career advancement through a combination of classroom instruction
as well as shop and field experiences.
provide continuing education and training in the form of Journeyperson
development and progression is achieved by partaking in classes such as
Health and Safety, Blueprint Reading, Mathematics, and Leadership and Foreperson