Master Builders Pre Apprenticeship Program is the first step you should be taking.

Master Builders have created a program with a holistic approach preparing you to become the best quality 1st-year carpentry apprentice.

Pre Apprenticeship Carpentry Course Dates:

(1) 3-week Female Pre Apprenticeship Carpentry Program  - All Female Group - 31 January 2022 - 18 February 2022 (see information below) (COURSE FULL)

(2) 2-week Open Pre Apprenticeship Carpentry Program - 21 February 2022 - 4 March 2022 (COURSE FULL)

During the program you will:

  • Build house frames
  • Safely use hand and power tools
  • Measurements and calculations for project work
  • Work safely at heights
  • Apply first aid
  • Effectively demolish part of a structure
  • Obtain your White Card 
  • Undertake work placement

Most importantly, our candidates learn how to remain safe on site. 

As this training is subsidised by the NSW Government, there is no cost to you. Our Pre-Apprenticeship Carpentry Programs are held at the Master Builders Association Education & Training Centre in Norwest - 5 Burbank Place, Norwest

Female Pre Apprenticeship Carpentry Program:

The Association is excited to announce an all-female 3 week Pre Apprenticeship Program scheduled for 31 January 2022 - 18 February 2022 (COURSE FULL).  The course aims to recruit, train and assist female candidates into a carpentry apprenticeship.  Female candidates participating in the pre-apprenticeship carpentry program will have the opportunity to meet and speak with MBA's existing female carpentry apprentices who will provide value and insightful information to the group.

To apply for any of the above mentioned Pre Apprenticeship Carpentry Programs, simply complete the expression of interest form below.

Pre Apprenticeship Program Expression of Interest 

MBA Apprentices in training

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