• School to Apprenticeship Class of 2020

    Congratulations to the following students who were selected by the local unions as direct entry apprentices!


    Carpenters Local 1243

    Malachi Brooks - West Valley


    International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local 1547

    Barrett Johnson - Hutchison


    Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 375

    Matthew Banaszewski - North Pole

    Savannah Coronado - Hutchison

    Jeremiah Fleming - Ben Eielson

    Daisy Morotti - Lathrop


School to Apprenticeship

  • Overview:

    The School to Apprenticeship (STA), enables high school seniors to gain direct entry into Federally Registered Apprenticeship programs. The STA program is sponsored by the Fairbanks North Star Borough School District (FNSBSD) and one of the following:

    Successful applicants may have the opportunity to become Federally Registered Apprentices once completing the program. As Federally Registered Apprentices, Pre-Apprentice participants will be expected to conform to the Apprentice standards and policies adopted by the Apprenticeship program.



    In addition to completing the application, Pre-Apprenticeship applicants must provide proof of the following additional eligibility requirements:

    • Be at least 17 years of age to apply and accepted to the Pre-Apprenticeship Program (18 years old to become a Federally Registered Apprentice),
    • Be a resident of Alaska,
    • Have a valid State of Alaska driver’s license,
    • Be currently enrolled in a FNSBSD high school,
    • Be physically fit to perform the Apprenticeship work.


    All Apprenticeship programs require students to:

    • Complete one or more of the following College & Career Readiness assessments:
      • ACT,
      • SAT, or
      • WorkKeys (REQUIRED)
    • Obtain a high school diploma, and
    • Comply with all Apprenticeship policies


Contact Information

Introduction to Trades Courses

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