Sheet Metal Worker

Sponsor

Credential Type: 
National/Local Credential
Field of Study: 
Precision Production
Length of Apprenticeship: 
8000 hours
Length of Classroom Training: 
576 hours
Location of Training: 
Onsite/Online tests
Number of Active Apprentices: 
7
Description: 

Fabricate, assemble, install, and repair sheet metal products and equipment, such as ducts, control boxes, drainpipes, and furnace casings. Work may involve any of the following: setting up and operating fabricating machines to cut, bend, and straighten sheet metal; shaping metal over anvils, blocks, or forms using hammer; operating soldering and welding equipment to join sheet metal parts; or inspecting, assembling, and smoothing seams and joints of burred surfaces. Includes sheet metal duct installers who install prefabricated sheet metal ducts used for heating, air conditioning, or other purposes.