Become a member

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To apply as an Apprentice or Journeyperson of the Carpenters Union, please follow one of the steps below:

Applying as an Apprentice?  You must attend an Information Session at one of our locations prior to applying. 

1. Apprenticeship Training Program – for applicants that have some or no experience in commercial carpentry.

  • To apply for the Apprenticeship program you must begin by attending an Informational Session located at one of the following offices:
    • 181 Industrial Park Road, Horseheads, NY 
      • Phone:  607.729.0224
    • 6920 Princeton Court, Syracuse, NY
      • Phone:  315.455.5797
  • These Sessions are scheduled the first Monday of each month at 6:00pm.  We suggest you contact one of the offices listed above to confirm the session.

Once you attend the above session, you will be directed to apply online. Once we receive your application, you will be contacted by our Office and scheduled for an interview.

2.  Journeyperson Member – for applicants that have experience in commercial carpentry, please follow the link below and complete our on-line application.


Once we receive your application we will contact you for an interview with one of our Business Representatives.

Thank you for your interest in the Carpenters Union.