AWP News

Jan 6, 2017
Category: Construction Academies
Posted by: admin

“Alaska Works is where it all started. The classes that were available to me gave me the opportunity to figure out which trade best suited me.”

 Jesse Heckmann


Apprenticeship Support Services

Once an applicant is accepted into a Construction Trades Apprenticeship program, the Regional Job Center may be able to provide financial support during the first year of classes and on-the-job training. Applicants may qualify for assistance with

  • Lodging
  • Per diem
  • Ground transportation
  • Child care
  • Book and class fees
  • Necessary work clothing
  • Necessary tools of the trade

For more information contact the nearest Alaska Department of Labor and Workforce Development Job Center.  A list of regional Job Centers and contact information can be found at