• UA Local 853
    Sprinkler & Fire Protection Trade Centre
  • 60 Shields Court, Markham, ON L3R 9T5
  • 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
  • Transcripts required
  • Please note that only those submissions which include a transcript and meet the minimum requirements will be accepted.

 Recruitment for 2019 is currently closed. The next recruitment dates are not yet available. Please submit your resume/transcript to be considered for the next recruitment once dates have been established.

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 an apprentice with the UA Local 853


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