Frequently Asked Questions

  • Q: What applicant number are you on​​?

    • A: Click on the Applicant list tab for more information.​

  • Q: How do I get an application?

    • A: Applications are only available during a 10 day period every other year​. See applications tab for more details.

  • Q: When would I attend classes if accepted into the program?

    • A: Classes are 1 to 2 nights a week from 4:30 pm to 8:30 pm. and run August until May​.

  • Q: What is the starting wage?

    • A: ​Apprentices will start at 47% of Journeyman scale. Currently first year apprentices start at $21.89 per hour.

  • Q: Where would I be working?

    • Local 417's jurisdiction is the metro area of the Twin Cities. ​

  • Q: How do I sign up for Continuing Education?

    • A: Click on the Continuing Education Tab, enter the password. A link is available at the bottom of the page that brings you to sign up genius. Call the JATC office for the password. 

  • Q: Can 669 members attend local 417 continuing education?​

    • A: Yes with approval. Contact the JATC office for details. ​

  • Q: Do you accept donations?

    • A: Yes, we are a 501(c) 3 organization that will gladly accept donations. Just fill out the contact form and you will be contacted regarding the type of donation.

  • Q: Can I speak to the apprentices as a group?

    • A: Possibly, Fill out the contact form in the "contact us" tab, and you will be contacted to discuss your proposal.​