Become A Teacher (CA)

§ 53413. The Minimum Qualifications for Apprenticeship Instructors 


(a) The minimum qualifications for service as an apprenticeship instructor teaching Community College credit apprenticeship courses that are part of an apprenticeship program approved by the Division of Apprenticeship Standards shall be satisfied by meeting one of the following requirements: 


(1) Possession of an associate degree, plus four years of occupational experience in the subject matter area to be taught; or


(2) Six years of occupational experience in the subject matter to be taught, a journeyman’s certificate in the subject matter area to be taught, and completion of at least twelve (12) semester units of apprenticeship or college-level coursework.

(A) This last requirement may be satisfied concurrently during the first 2 years of employment as an apprenticeship instructor.

(3) Six years of occupational experience in the subject matter to be taught, and having served as an apprenticeship instructor for a California Department of Industrial Relations Division of Apprenticeship Standards for a minimum of ten years