- 3600 hours of on the job training
- 300 hours of coursework
- 13 in person labs
The apprentice is required to take and pass the CST Level I or II exam in order to complete the program. After successfully completing the program, the apprentice will work for you for the contractually-determined period of time agreed to during the hiring process.
First year apprentices must be paid at least $15 per hour, second year apprentices must be paid at least $16 per hour, and upon completion of the program must be paid at least $17 per hour. Apprentices also have the option to continue their education and become licensed land surveyors by having their coursework converted into college credits that will be counted toward a surveying degree.