• UA Local 853
    Sprinkler & Fire Protection Trade Centre
  • 60 Performance Drive, Richmond Hill, ON L4S 0G6
  • 905-477-6022 | 1-800-387-7085 (Toll Free)

How do I become an apprentice?

  • Submit resume with credentials with past experience
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Minimum grade 12 English and grade 12 Math or post-secondary equivalent (GEDs are acceptable with a minimum 55% grade achieved)
  • Transcripts required
  • Please note that only those submissions which include a transcript and meet the minimum requirements will be accepted or called in for an aptitude test.

 Recruitment for 2021 is currently closed.  Supply your Application to be included in the next test sessions.  Applicant who applied up to and including February 28th 2021 will be contacted for an aptitude test shortly.

To send us your information please use the form below.


For more information on the Sprinkler & Fire Protection Installer apprenticeship, please visit the Ontario College of Trades.

Please do not contact the Union Hall - all information will be updated on this page.

Local 853 Apprentice Application Form

Apply to become a member with the UA Local 853


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