Craft Training and Apprenticeship
Building a better future through ABC Training Programs!
ABC of Indiana/Kentucky (ABC) is a provider of formal construction apprenticeship programs through the U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Apprenticeship. ABC is also an NCCER Accredited Training Sponsor and, as such, awards globally recognized craft credentials and certificates upon completion of each level of study. ABC is a federally certified training program by Veteran Affairs.
ABC offers a wide variety of training options from formal apprenticeship programs to specific task training modules of study. Each craft utilizes the NCCER curriculum and learning resources created by publishing partner Pearson. NCCER develops and publishes each world-class curriculum created by Subject Matter Experts from industry and academia throughout the United States. Subject Matter Experts ensure exceptional training programs meet or exceed national industry standards. ABC instructors are experienced and knowledgeable journey-level craft professionals and complete NCCER certification in order to teach for ABC.
About ABC Apprenticeship
ABC’s Apprenticeship Program is certified by the Federal Department of Labor, Office of Apprenticeship and accredited by NCCER, the globally recognized construction curricula provider. After successfully completing the ABC/NCCER curriculum and documenting 8,000 hours of On-the-Job Learning (OJLs) for 4-year programs, graduates are registered with the U.S. Department of Labor and are awarded their journeyman’s certification. Although most trades require four years of study, some trades are two or three year programs of study. Through ABC’s articulation with Vincennes University, apprentices in Indiana can also earn a tuition-free Associate Degree in Science Career/Tech Degree.
The following apprenticeships are available through the locations below:
Lexington, KY (Southeast): Electrical
Louisville, KY (Kentuckiana): Electrical / HVAC / Plumbing / Carpentry
New Albany/Prosser CEC (Kentuckiana): Electrical
Owensboro, KY (Southwest): Electrical
Bowling Green, KY (Southwest): Electrical / HVAC / Plumbing
Indianapolis, IN (North Central): Carpentry / Electrical / HVAC / Pipefitting / Plumbing / Sheet Metal
Muncie, IN (North Central): Electrical / Plumbing
Elkhart, IN (Northwest): Electrical / Carpentry
Ft. Wayne, IN (Northeast): Electrical / Plumbing / Carpentry / HVAC / Sheet Metal
Columbus, IN (North Central): Electrical
Lafayette, IN (Northwest): Electrical / Instrumentation / Electronic Systems Technician
Click on the trades below to learn more about the NCCER curriculum for each craft.
ABC Apprenticeship Training Centers
Additional information about our apprenticeship program can be obtained by filling out the contact form or by calling any of our training centers below.