|JOURNEYMAN ASSESSMENT PROCEDURES Applications will be accepted from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m., Monday thru Friday (except holidays), at the office of the Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee located at 904 Brenkman Drive, Pekin, Illinois. All persons wishing to enter the Mid Central Illinois Regional Council of Carpenters must meet the following qualifications:
This program offers training for the trades of Carpenter, Millwright, and Floor Coverer. An individual who can verify (by providing adequate documenting evidence) that they have worked a minimum of two-thousand (2000) hours specifically in the construction trade in classifications represented by the UBC, along with other qualified applicants, can apply for entry.
The individual must provide to the JATC proper documentation that defines their experience in the construction industry. This documentation must be comprised of official documents such as tax/payroll records, notarized letters of experience, confirmation and sworn statements. The JATC will examine all documentation submitted before qualification is acknowledged. The JATC will schedule a skill and knowledge evaluation interview with the applicant if it is deemed appropriate.
If the individual receives a score of 69% or below, they may gain entry into the apprenticeship by meeting the following requirements:
The Business Representative of the local union will have a list of the selected applicants the he can draw from for work placement.