MEDIA ADVISORY: Apprentices and Journeymen Graduate from ABC San Diego Apprenticeship Training Program on Friday, June 8

Thursday, June 7, 2018


CONTACT:      Gayle Lynn Falkenthal, APR
                        619-997-2495 or


Apprenticeship and Journeymen Graduation Ceremony


Friday, June 8, 2017

6:45 p.m. Dinner / 7:30 p.m. Awards and Ceremony


Doubletree Hotel Mission Valley, 7450 Hazard Center Drive, San Diego



Fifty-five apprentices and craft trainees receive their apprenticeship and journeymen certificates after completing a four-year training program. The Associated Builders and Contractors San Diego Training Trust Class of 2018 has completed a skilled trades program in crafts including plumbing, pipefitting, electrical, electronic systems technician, and sheet metal. Their course of study included four years of classroom and lab training, plus thousands of hours of practical field experience.


Special honors will recognize exceptional student achievements including perfect attendance, honors graduates, and outstanding graduates of the year. The 2018 Instructor of the Year will be named at this event. A surprise highlight video will be shown to students as part of the ceremony.

Members of the media are welcome to attend. If you cannot attend and would like an advance list of the honorees, link to the video, or photos from the event, please contact Gayle Falkenthal at  


ABC San Diego thanks its 2018 graduation program sponsors: Silver Sponsors Bergelectric, Certified Air Conditioning, Davis Mechanical, Helix Electric, HPS Plumbing Services, Laser Electric, Milwaukee Tools, and Rowan Electric; and Bronze Sponsors Interpipe Contracting, Point Loma Nazarene University, and West Coast Air Conditioning. 


About ABC San Diego


Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) is a national trade association representing 22,000 members from more than 19,000 construction and industry-related firms. Founded on the merit shop philosophy, ABC and its 70 chapters help members develop people, win work and deliver that work safely, ethically and profitably for the betterment of the communities in which they work. The San Diego Chapter of ABC represents construction and construction-related firms throughout San Diego County. To find out more about ABCSD, visit

Share on Facebook
Share on Twitter
Please reload


Gayle Lynn Falkenthal, APR, Fellow PRSA: 619-997-2495 or

Featured Posts

One Gold, Two Bronze Medals Won By San Diego Competitors

March 28, 2018

Please reload

Recent posts
Please reload

ABCSD  I  13825 Kirkham Way Poway, CA 92064  I  Tel: 858.513.4700  I  Fax: 858.513.2373  I  I

  • White Facebook Icon
  • White Twitter Icon
  • White Instagram Icon
  • White LinkedIn Icon
  • White YouTube Icon