Apprenticeship Opportunities Project

Attention: AOP office is currently taking clients, by appointment, Mondays through Thursdays. 

Please call 425-390-7703 or email [email protected] to make an appointment. 

Since 1994, ANEW has operated the Apprenticeship Opportunities Project (AOP). AOP provides employment navigation, support services, and case management to anyone who is ready for a family wage career in construction.

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:

  • 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!

Fill out our enrollment form ahead of time here.