Apprenticeship and Extension Courses

Eli Whitney Technical High School Apprenticeship Program is a formal training program overseen by the State of Connecticut Department of Labor’s Office of Apprenticeship Training.

CTHSS Mission:

The mission of the Connecticut Technical High School System is to provide a world-class, unique and rigorous learning environment for high school students and adult learners.

The Connecticut Technical High School 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.

 

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.

 

Construction Licensed Trade Areas

The Connecticut Technical High School System (CTHSS) 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:

  • Electrical
  • Heating\Cooling
  • Plumbing
  • Sheet metal

 

CTHSS students taking all coursework required for their license category come out with:

  • All related instruction hours needed for their trade area
  • Knowledge and skills necessary to get licensed with the CT-DCP

 

What makes the CTHSS Unique?

  • The CTHSS Curriculum is Fully Approved by the State of Connecticut.
  • The CTHSS 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 CTHSS utilizes In-House OSHA Instructors.
  • CTHSS Coursework is available at six convenient locations across the state.
  • The CTHSS offers Low tuition cost for students, when compared to other schools.
  • The CTHSS utilizes only CT-DCP licensed instructors with real world experience in the trade they teach.er-

 

PART-TIME EVENING APPRENTICE AND EXTENSION COURSES

 

Register for Fall classes: August 28-31 & September 5-7, 4:30-7:30 p.m.

Fall classes commence: Week of September 18, 2017. 5:00-8:00 p.m.

Supervisor Contact Information: 
 
Program Phone: 203-397-4031 ext 3731
 
Peter Dzialo - Peter.Dzialo@ct.gov
 Hank Galarraga - Henry.Galarraga@ct.gov

 

Fall Schedule

 

Tuition
If you are a registered apprentice with a valid state apprentice ID card listing your current employer and are taking a state apprentice program class:

Tuition: $325 per course
Non-refundable Registration Fee: $25

If you are a registered apprentice taking a course outside of your state apprentice program or are not a registered apprentice:

Tuition: $350
Non-refundable Registration Fee: $25

Certified bank checks or money orders are accepted. No personal checks, cash or credit cards will be accepted. 
Please make certified bank check or money orders payable to: Treasurer, State of Connecticut

 

Apprenticeship Information Packets

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Alondra Acevedo received our perfect attendance award.

Alondra Acevedo received our perfect attendance award.
Alondra Acevedo received our perfect attendance award.

All 14 students Earn their NIMS Certification in Materials, Measurement and Safety

All 14 students Earn their NIMS Certification in Materials, Measurement and Safety
All 14 students Earn their NIMS Certification in Materials, Measurement and Safety

Juniors in MT who got their 3rd NIMS Credential !

Juniors in MT who got their 3rd NIMS Credential !
Juniors who got their 3rd NIMS Credential congratulation !

Uniforms

Uniforms
The uniform company will be at Whitney on July 19th from 12:00 PM to 1:30 PM. Place your order and get sample that day.  Learn more

Student Workforce

Student Workforce
CTHSS students can help you with your next big project! A wide range of services are offered across a variety of trades programs.  Learn more