Youth Apprenticeships

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As a student (16 years of age through graduation), you are eligible to participate in the Youth Apprenticeship Program to get an early start on a career path in the pipe trades. The program will provide classroom and jobsite training.

If you are out of high school and seeking a traditional apprenticeship, please go to Apprenticeship Programs for information.


  • Career in the Pipe Trades for Women, UA 400 Training Center, Kaukauna – November 17, 2021 from 4:30 to 6:30 pm

If you are a high school senior interested in the Youth Apprenticeship Program with Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 400, please read the Training Plan which gives an overview of the program. Once you determine that Youth Apprenticeship is for you, begin by following the 4-Step Checklist.

You can fill in and submit the Youth Apprentice Application form online (Note: works best in Internet Explorer; otherwise, you must click on the “download” button at the top right of your screen in Google Chrome in order to use the “Email Form” Button).

Print, complete and send all forms to:

Plumbers & Steamfitters Local 400
Attn:  DJ Kloida, Youth Apprenticeship Coordinator
P.O. Box 533
Kaukauna, WI 54130-0533

Or Email to:

If you have questions, please call DJ Kloida at (920) 462-0412 or fill out the contact form on this page.  Enter “Youth Apprenticeship” in the subject line and someone from our Training Department will contact you.