Apprenticeship Opportunities Project


Attention: The AOP office will be temporarily closed and is operating remotely due to health and safety precautions:

Please call 425-390-7703 leave a voicemail and we will return all calls within 2-3 business days. You are also encouraged to send us an email at

AOP provides employment navigation, support services, and case management to anyone who is ready for a family wage career in construction.

Since 1994, ANEW has operated the Apprenticeship Opportunities Project (AOP)

AOP can help Washington state residents, male and female, who are unemployed or under-employed and seeking work in livable wage jobs or apprenticeships in these ways:

  • One-to-one, personalized assistance on resumes, job and apprenticeship applications, and interviewing skills
  • Links to livable wage construction job postings and current apprenticeship openings
  • Direct connections to employers looking for qualified applicants

Limited Financial Assistance for qualified individuals, such as:

  • Initiation Fees
  • Union Dues
  • Tuition for Math Classes
  • Work Clothes, Rain Gear, and Boots
  • Occupation-Specific Tools

Minimum Qualifications to enroll in AOP include:

  • Resident of Washington State
  • 18 years of age or older
  • Must meet financial qualifications
  • Pre-apprentice or under-employed apprentice

Call us today to make an appointment: 425-390-7703 and ask for the AOP Department to be connected!