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Build Your Future in the Masonry Trades

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BAC Apprenticeships provide the most comprehensive masonry trades training in the industry.


Known as the other four year degree, our apprenticeship programs are offered at no cost - Yes, it is free!  Turn your passion to build into a rewarding career in Brick, Cement, Stone, Tile, Masonry Restoration, Marble or Terrazzo.

HOW DO I GET STARTED?  If you live in Wayne, Oakland, Macomb, Monroe or St. Clair Twp you are on the correct web-page, download the application packet at the bottom of this page.  If you reside outside these counties, visit our Lansing Training Center Website to apply. Please note that each training center has slightly different requirements, it is critical to read and follow instruction carefully.

WHAT ARE THE METRO DETROIT APPRENTICESHIP QUALIFICATIONS?  Applicants must possess a valid driver’s license and be a drug free resident of Michigan that is at least 18 of age.  A high school diploma or equivalent is also required, higher education and construction experience is a plus. Dependable transportation is a must. Applicants must be physically capable to perform the work and pass a basic physical exam.

EARN WHILE YOU LEARN!     Students receive job placement after graduating from the pre-job class.  After registration with the US DOL Office of Apprenticeship as an apprentice, a 5% raise is received for every 6 months and 750 hours worked.  The benefits beyond wages are health care, pension, union representation, & continuing education.

NO STUDENT LOANS!  Students will attend 12 weeks of pre-job training at one of our Training Centers.  Students pay no tuition & no out of pocket expenses for tools.

EARN A CERTIFICATE OR AN ASSOCIATE DEGREE!  In partnership with Washtenaw Community College (WCC), BAC University at WCC will grant 25 college credits to BAC members for the completion of a registered BAC apprenticeship program in conjunction with WCC’s online Construction Supervision program. WCC Partners With Bricklayers and Allied Craftworkers

ROWAN UNIVERSITY - Take your Journey to the next level with a B.A. in Construction Management Online