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Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc.
A four-year apprenticeship program. Applications should be directed to Associated Builders and Contractors, 13825 Kirkham Way, Poway CA 92064; (858) 513-4700. Only students accepted as apprentices under Associated Builders and Contractors are eligible for enrollment in the following plumbing courses.

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Associated Builders and Contractors
For information call:
Associated Builders & Contractors
13825 Kirkham Way
Poway, CA 92064

858-513-2373 fax

Associated Builders and Contractors

  • Plumbing (4 years)
Applicants must pass TABE test, which is a high-school-level math and English test. Individuals applying for the Electrical program must provide a document indicating that an Algebra course, at the high school level or higher, has been completed. Algebra credit may be earned at one of our Centers for Education Technology locations (60 hours are required for completion of the course). Download our ABC Test Preparation flyer for locations and details on free test preparation.

Admission To The Program
Indenture in a state-approved apprenticeship program is a required prerequisite to enroll in the apprenticeship related and supplemental classes. Applicants for apprenticeship should contact the employer, program coordinator or labor union listed before each program in the apprenticeship course description section of the catalog. Each of the individual programs listed in the apprenticeship course description section of this catalog is administered by an apprenticeship committee made up of member representatives from the respective trades or industries. This committee serves as the approval body for all apprenticeship matters relating to the particular trade.