Spring classes start January 13

Student services will close at 4 p.m. on Fri, 12/6 and reopen on Mon, 12/9. Services will close at 3 p.m. on Tues, 12/10 and reopen Wed, 12/11 View Commencement Information

Apprenticeship Programs

Start climbing the ladder to a successful career

Apprenticeship is a very time intensive and intentional program involving employers vs. general credentials, certifications and training. 

Courses and programs are scheduled based on interest and demand.  Check our online schedule for current class offerings.

We look forward to assisting you.  In order to help us prepare for a conversation about the available apprenticeship and credential programs specific to your interests, please complete the student questionnaire.  Upon receipt we will promptly schedule an appointment with you.


Please call (540) 936-2915 or email cburr@germanna.edu for more details about our programs of study.

Apprenticeships programs

Apprenticeship programs with on-the-job training, and national, industry-recognized credentials include:

  • Carpentry
  • CNC Milling Operator
  • Electrical
  • Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning (HVAC)
  • Industrial Maintenance
  • Industrial Manufacturing Technician
  • Open Pit Miner
  • Plumbing

Under development

  • Desktop Specialist
  • Database Specialist
  • Network Support Specialist
  • Technical Support Specialist

At Sumpter Electric, apprenticeship training is an important part of growing the knowledge of our electrical apprentices while enhancing superior service to our clients. Germanna makes it easy for our apprentices to learn and grow in their careers. We are thankful for their commitment to upskilling our workforce so that we can continue to grow successfully as a local business!

– Kim Sumpter, Sumpter Electric, LLC