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FAST (Future Apprentices in the Trades)

Discover exciting opportunities for pre-apprenticeship certification within the Gresham-Barlow School District! Our FAST (Future Apprentices in the Trades) Track programs are available at both Gresham High School and Sam Barlow High School, providing students with pathways to certification in construction or metal manufacturing (SBHS) through Oregon's Bureau of Labor and Industry (BOLI). 

To explore eligibility requirements and the myriad benefits of graduating high school as a certified pre-apprentice, we invite you to reach out to your counselor or visit our college and career center for more information. Unlock your potential and embark on a fulfilling journey towards a rewarding career in the trades!


Liz Maki 

Director of Career Pathways