SHEET METAL WORKERS
The Sheet Metal Workers Local 20 Apprenticeship Program has five Training Facilities across the State of Indiana, Evansville, Fort Wayne, Gary, Indianapolis, & South Bend. Each Training Facility is an American Welding Society and Hartford Steam Boiler accredited welding test facility. The Indianapolis Facility also has a nationally certified Air & Water Testing and Balancing Lab. Local 20 has six full time Instructors, each of who have a Bachelors degree from the National Labor College in Labor Education. Instructors are continually enhancing their teaching skills through the International Training Institutes Instructor Development Program.
Our Training Program is designed to provide the skills necessary to work in todays sheet metal industry. The types of careers our students and members are trained for include air conditioning design & installation, architectural metal fabrication & installation, Auto-Cad detailing and design, heating design and installation, HVAC service work and testing, industrial fabrication design & installation, industrial welding, testing/adjusting/balancing (TABB), and ventilating. The Apprentices also receive an Associate Degree in Applied Science of Sheet Metal Technology from Ivy Tech Community College.
Some of the certifications the Apprentices receive during their five year Apprenticeship are OSHA 30, First Aid, CPR, EPA Refrigerant Handling, Hoisting & Rigging, Crane Signaling, Aerial Man Lift Training and Fire Life Safety.
The Sheet Metal Workers Local 20 Apprenticeship Program is comprehensive and demanding. This is to ensure the Journeymen produced by the program are the top of their trade and have the skills required in making a very successful career in the Sheet Metal Industry.
For more information:
Indianapolis - Tim Myres,
2828 E. 45th St. Indianapolis, IN 46205,
Portage - Tim Myres,
6450 Ameriplex Drive Portage, IN 46368,
South Bend - Tim Myres,
2605 S. Main St. S.Bend, IN 46615,
Fort Wayne - Tim Myers,
3019 Waynewood Dr. Ft. Wayne, IN 46889,
Evansville - Tim Myers,
1301 W. Franklin Evansville, IN 47710,