Training

Training

Overview

The Mid-South construction industry is incredibly busy. That means it’s a competitive environment with great rewards to those who produce. Launching a career as a union carpenter will place, in your hands, skills that are in-demand in the Mid-South construction industry. You will be part of the strongest and most loyal organization in the country, and the pay and fringe benefits will give you a great quality of life.

Thousands of men and women — from high school and college grads to military vets and unrepresented carpenters — take advantage of this FREE training and earn a paycheck while they learn their profession. We prepare our members for certifications and qualifications both in the training centers or on job sites so they can quickly learn the content, gain their credentials, and get to work.

They are members of the Mid-South Carpenters Regional Council, which is part of the half-million-strong United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America. Our affiliation with the UBC gives us access to incredible resources to train our local men and women.

The first step is progressing through an apprenticeship — a four-year program where instruction is done on the job site and at state-of-the-art training centers, using a customized curriculum, modern tools and training shops designed to create true experts.

Training
Training

The benefits of being a Mid-South Carpenter:

  • All apprenticeship classes, and training are provided at no cost to the student
  • Earn a good hourly rate during the apprenticeship, and receive raises as you progress
  • Receive on-the-job training with experienced journeymen
  • Learn from seasoned instructors with years of experience in their respective fields
  • Receive certification in the particular course of study selected

Contractors know that a Mid-South Carpenter is a proven professional whose been trained and tested in the most up-to-date theories and methodologies, tools, installation procedures, and safety measures in the industry. Our apprenticeship graduates enjoy top jobs, earn competitive pay and benefits, and are considered by employers to be among the best and brightest in their fields.

Learn, earn and build a career for a lifetime. Become a Mid-South Union Carpenter.