Contact Information

Phone: 203-797-4460 ext 4927
Andrew Ipkovich – Andrew.Ipkovich@ct.gov

Henry Abbott Technical High School Apprenticeship Program is a formal training program fully approved by the State of Connecticut Department of Labor’s Office of Apprenticeship Training. Apprentice and extension courses are offered in the evening.

We provide related instruction for all license categories in the following areas:

  • Electrical
  • Barbering
  • Heating\Cooling
  • Plumbing
  • Sheet metal

View the Fall 2020 Apprenticeship and Extension Course List (PDF)

Our program provides apprentices with a comprehensive knowledge of their selected career. They learn on the job while working under the supervision of an experienced journey-person and will be registered with an approved sponsor.

Students taking all coursework required for their license category graduate the program with all related instruction hours needed for their trade area and knowledge and skills necessary to get licensed with the Connecticut Department of Consumer Protection.

  • Register for fall 2020 classes:
    • August 26, 31, & September 2, 2020 Time: 5:00-7:00 p.m.
      Henry Abbott Technical High School, 21 Hayestown Ave., Danbury, CT 06811
  • Fall 2020 classes begin:
    • September 14, 2020. Classes are held Monday & Wednesday from 6p.m. to 9p.m.

If you are a registered apprentice with a valid state apprentice ID card listing your current employer and are taking a state apprentice program class:

  • Tuition: $325 per in-person course; $345 per online course
  • Non-refundable Registration Fee: $25

If you are a registered apprentice taking a course outside of your state apprentice program or are not a registered apprentice:

  • Tuition: $350 in-person course; $370 per online course
  • Non-refundable Registration Fee: $25

Certified bank checks or money orders are accepted. No personal checks, cash or credit cards will be accepted. Please make certified bank check or money orders payable to: Treasurer, State of Connecticut.

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