The United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America represents more than a half-million men and women who provide safe, productive work every day. We equip our professional craftsmen with skills that are demanded in today’s construction industry. Thank you for visiting our web site. Please take a look around and get to know us!


A Dedication to Training Excellence...


UBC training is the hallmark of our union. Apprentices typically complete four years of study in theory, tools, installation procedures and safety measures before becoming journeymen. We also provide career-long skill upgrade training in both technical and leadership development.

Click on the CITF link, at left, to learn more about our training. Take a virtual tour of our one-million-square-foot training campus, read about our custom curriculum development, find a regional training center, and more!

...Pays Off with Superior Performance


A UBC carpenter understands that he or she is expected to be productive every day with safe, productive, accurate work. Our professionals deliver on that reputation, so that UBC customers remain competitive and profitable.

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