HVACR Apprenticeship

DVC offers a five-year apprenticeship program in plumbing, steamfitting, and HVACR. Apprenticeship training programs are designed to prepare you for a career in a skilled craft or trade. You will develop technical skills, share assignments, and get hands-on training in the topics you are learning in your classes. 

Important information about apprenticeship

  • Apprentices earn a wage while learning.
  • Enrollment in this program is restricted.
  • You must be registered as an apprentice with the State of California to participate in the program and accepted into the apprenticeship program by our Union partners. 

Contact the Plumbers and Steamfitters Union Local 159

Telephone:  800-443-0220
925-229-0883
Email:  info@plumbers159.org
Address: 1308 Roman Way 
Martinez, CA 94553

Contact the Plumbers, Steamfitters, Refrigeration Union Local 342

Telephone:  925-686-0730
Email:  www.ua342.org
Address: 935 Detroit Avenue 
Concord, CA 94518


Contact HVACR

Contact:  Joe Valdez
Telephone:   925-969-2368
Email:   jvaldez@dvc.edu
Office location: ET-119E campus map