Welcome to the Pre-Apprenticeship Program!

The Diablo Valley College (DVC) Pre-Apprenticeship Program  is  designed with the career-focused student in mind.  This fast-paced program puts students on track to a career in the building trades.  

Students will receive the training they need for a new and exciting career in a number of apprenticeship programs, including:

  • Electrician
  • Carpenter
  • Plumber
  • Laborer
  • Ironworker
  • Steamfitting
  • Pipefitting
  • And more! 

Students in the pre-apprenticeship program will: 

  • Experience hands-on training
  • Learn about the construction industry
  • Acquire points toward entry into apprenticeship trades
  • Gain valuable preparation for apprenticeship entrance exams
  • Learn critical safety techniques and best practices
  • Acquire industry-wide recognized employability skills
  • Review basic math competencies

Students interested in the Pre-Apprenticeship program at DVC should contact the program lead JValdez@dvc.edu for more information. 


SPRING 2017 INFORMATION SESSION DATES:

Monday, November 21, 2016
TIME: 5:30pm to 7pm
LOCATION: ET-120B, Pleasant Hill Campus
Monday, December 12, 2016
TIME: 5:30pm to 7pm
LOCATION: ET-120B, Pleasant Hill Campus

Contact:

Chair

Joe Valdez

Telephone

925-969-2368

Email

jvaldez@dvc.edu

Office location

ET-116D Campus map