Southwest Regional Apprenticeship Program (SWRAP)
Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility, in partnership with Southwest Regional Maintenance Center, NAVAIR's Fleet Readiness Center Southwest, Portsmouth Naval Shipyard Point Loma and Southwestern College, offer a four-year, accredited, co-operative education opportunity leading to a Certificate of Completion (basic) in leadership and supervision and certification in one of 7 trades related to Navy Ship maintenance and Repair.
Participation requires application for and hiring into one of the available positions. Applications are taken once per year.
Apprentices attend classes in the Apprentice School at NAS North Island and receive hands on training when classes are not in session and between semesters.
Note: Applications for the 2012 class will be accepted from January 25 to February 19, 2012 (deadline extended). The final assessment session will be Saturday, February 25, 2012.
Additional program information is available on the Puget Sound Naval Shipyard and Intermediate Maintenance Facility website.
To request additional information or to be added to our informational
mailing list for the 2012 class, please send an email to