Glaziers Union Local #27's Apprenticeship program is one of the best in the Nation.
With Superior instruction and all of the cutting edge tools that are essential to learning the trade, our graduating apprentices are elite in the field.
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Kenneth O'Donnell
Apprenticeship Coordinator / Instructor
Requirements for taking the Apprenticeship Aptitude Test:
  • Birth Certificate
  • Social Security Card
  • High School Diploma / GED
  • Drivers License
  • Non refundable Test Fee
Please call to make an appointment to take the test.     (708)-443-9003
For test preparation you will need to study basic math skills /  No calculators or cell phones permited
If you pass, You will have to find a sponsor (company to hire you for your 3 year apprenticeship).
That company gives a "Letter of Intent to Hire", which holds your spot for the next available class opening.

You must pass a drug screening. / You must have reliable transportation

Initiaion fee for apprentices at this time is $409.00

All Apprentice Glaziers must be able to lift 70lbs consistantly
Premier students are introduced to over 12 weeks of safety training with certifications in
  • Rigging
  • Welding
  • First aid / CPR
  • OSHA 30
  • Swing stage User / Erector
we are NOT currently taking appointments for the apptitude test