NEW! Barbering Apprenticeship Related Instruction Coursework is being offered at A.I. Prince Technical High School in Hartford, Bullard-Havens Technical High School in Bridgeport and Norwich Technical High School in Norwich.
Apprenticeship and Extension Courses
Our program provides apprentices with a comprehensive knowledge of their selected career. They learn on the job while working under the supervision of an experienced journey-person and will be registered with an approved sponsor. Students taking all coursework required for their license category graduate with:
Construction Licensed Trade Areas
The Connecticut Technical Educational and Career System Apprenticeship Related Instruction program is fully approved by the CT-DOL Office of Apprenticeship Training in the Licensed Occupational Construction trades.
We provide related instruction for all license categories in the following areas:
- Sheet metal
Manufacturing Trade Areas
The Connecticut Technical Educational and Career System is fully approved to provide related instruction training in all manufacturing related instruction areas. Manufacturing Related Instruction Programs are flexible, both online and instructor-led to offer the best possible approach to interactive learning.
We offer programs at six schools. Visit the school webpage to learn more.
Part-Time Evening Apprentice and Extension Course Information and Registration
- Apprentice and Extension Course Offerings (PDF)
- Part-Time Adult Education Information Sheet (PDF)
- Registration and Contact Information for All Sites (PDF)
- Part-Time Adult Education Registration Form (PDF)
- Transcript Request (PDF)
Apprenticeship Information Packets
- Barbering Apprenticeship Information Packet (PDF)
- Electrical Apprenticeship Information Packet (PDF)
- Heating and Cooling and Sheet Metal Apprenticeship Information Packet (PDF)
- Plumbing Apprenticeship Information Packet (PDF)
What makes the CTECS Unique?
The CTECS Curriculum is Fully Approved by the State of Connecticut.
The CTECS works hand-in-hand with both the CT-DOL-Office of Apprenticeship Training, as well as the CT-DCP Occupational Licensing Departments to ensure coursework taken is viable and what is required for both industry needs, as well as licensure.
The CTECS utilizes In-House OSHA Instructors.
CTECS Coursework is available at six convenient locations across the state.
The CTECS offers Low tuition cost for students, when compared to other schools.
The CTECS utilizes only CT-DCP licensed instructors with real world experience in the trade they teach.
The mission of the Connecticut Technical Educational and Career System (CTECS) is to provide a world-class, unique and rigorous learning environment for high school students and adult learners.
The Connecticut Technical Educational and Career System continues to be a leading force in the state providing a unique and rigorous learning environment that focuses on both academic and career technical education and meets the needs of Connecticut’s employers.