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Apprenticeship Program


Ironworkers Local No. 6 Four Year Apprentice Program is a great way to jump start your career in the construction industry. The application must be completed on site.


Interested applicants for the apprenticeship program can only apply in person on the FIRST Monday of the month, January through October.  Below are the dates for 2021.

January 4th
February 1st
March 1st
April 5th
May 3rd
June 7th
July 12th (in observation of July 4th this is the scheduled application date for July)
August 2nd
September 13th (in observation of Labor day this is the scheduled application date for August)
October 4th (Last date of the year)

Applications are given between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 12:00 noon. NO EXCEPTIONS!  Our union office is located at 196 Orchard Park Rd., West Seneca, NY 14224.

On the day you apply, you are required to bring with you and submit the following items to our office:

  • High School Diploma or GED
  • Drivers License
  • $5.00 processing fee

*If you are currently in the Military or just recently released, please visit and fill out application, print it and bring it with you the day you apply to the apprenticeship. Helmets to Hardhats is the fastest way for military, reservists, and guardsmen to transition from active duty to a career in the construction industry.



  • Architectural & Ornamental 1
  • Architectural & Ornamental 2
  • Comet Training
  • Cranes
  • Foreman Training
  • History of the Ironworkers Union
  • Introduction to Blue Print Reading
  • Mathematics for Ironworkers
  • Orientation for Ironworkers
  • Pre-Engineered Metal Building
  • Reinforcing for Ironworkers
  • Rigging
  • Scaffold User- E/D for Ironaworkers
  • Structural Steel Erection 1
  • Structural Steel Erection 2
  • Survival of the Fittest
  • Subpart R Training
  • Unbounded Post Tention
  • Welding 1&2
  • AWS Test/DOT Prep & Intro to Wire FEED
  • OSHA 10 Hr. Safety Training
  • OSHA 30 Hr. Safety Training
  • 1st AID/CPR Training


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