Become a member

DUE TO COVID-19 all Informational Sessions are being held via Zoom until further notice.  You must sign up for a session on our Training Website – see below for the link.

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

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

To register for a Zoom Informational Session go to and click the closest location to you.  Fill in your information to register.  You will receive an email a few days prior to the scheduled Informational Session with details on how to log in.  Make sure to mark your calendar.  If you have any questions, please call (315) 455-5797. 

  • To apply for the Apprenticeship program you must begin by attending an Informational Session located at one of the following offices:
    • 23 Market Street, Binghamton, NY
      • Phone:  607.729.0224
    • 181 Industrial Park Road, Horseheads, NY 
      • Phone:  607.729.0224
    • 6920 Princeton Court, Syracuse, NY
      • Phone:  315.455.5797
    • 207 Genesee Street, Utica, 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 we receive your application, you will be contacted by our Office and scheduled an interview.

2.  Journeyperson Member – for applicants that have experience in commercial carpentry you have the following options on how to apply:


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.