The MBIA Residential Carpenter Apprentice Program provides an opportunity for apprentices to learn in-demand construction skills and earn a good, living wage. The program meets all federal and state requirements for formal apprenticeship and prevailing wage work including employer-sponsored classroom instruction and on-the-job training. It is the first nationally recognized Residential Carpenter Apprenticeship Certification in Maryland. Through this program, we will help the public, guidance counselors and parents understand that the building industry provides a high income, significant work values, job security and a sense of accomplishment. Apply.