Program Name: 
Glazier (Construction) Apprentice

Glaziers are responsible for selecting, cutting, installing, replacing and removing all types of glass. Residential glazing work involves replacing glass in home windows; installing glass mirrors, shower doors and bathtub enclosures; and fitting glass for table tops and display cases. On commercial interior projects, glaziers install items; such as, heavy often etched, decorative room dividers or security windows. Glazing projects also may involve replacement of storefront windows for supermarkets, auto dealerships or banks. In the construction of large commercial buildings, glaziers build metal framework extrusions and install glass panels or curtain walls.

Median Salary After Completion: 
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Training Details: 

4-year training program
5,840 hours on-the-job training
400 hours paid related instruction
Additional related instruction may be required
Courses include basic mathematics, blueprint reading and sketching, general construction techniques, safety practices and first aid

Application Requirements: 

Applicants must be at least 17 years of age
High school diploma or equivalent
Meet required norms on aptitude test (if required)
Physically able to perform trade
Valid driver's license or reliable transportation

Hands-on - This will be a combination of classroom and training on a job-site.
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  • Program can be completed entirely online at this college.
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