Welcome to the Rhode Island Construction Training Academy


RICTA is pleased to offer, in person, the 2017 and 2020 15 Hour Electrical Code Update class for Rhode Island and Massachusetts. This class will fulfill the mandatory code updates for class A and class B electricians.  Course will cover National Electrical Code changes and Rhode Island Code changes and/or Massachusetts Code changes. RI and/or MA amendments will be given at class.  You must attend all 15 hours to receive the certificate given at the end of the class.

Participants must bring 2017 or 2020 National Electrical Code book, all electrical licenses and form of ID.

Class will take place at 249 Roosevelt Avenue, Lower Level, Pawtucket, RI




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           2021/2022 Apprentice Class Registration 

RICTA registration is now open for the upcoming school year of 2021/2022.  Classes will take place at the schools location of 249 Roosevelt Avenue, Lower Level, Pawtucket, RI.  To register print the registration form found here, than return it to the school with tuition payment.  It can be returned by mail, email, fax or dropped off at the office.


See below for start dates.






Veterans have options with benefits they have earned. Please see the following website for details. https://www.riopc.edu/page/veterans/

For information about using your Apprenticeship benefits, please contact the RI State Approving Agency at [email protected] or 401-736-1164.

About Us

R I Construction Training Academy (RICTA) has been training apprentices in Rhode Island since 1992.  RICTA is a state approved apprenticeship program.  The curriculum used Contren Learning Series has been developed by the NCCER* 

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The apprenticeship classes are designed to meet the state requirement of training, 144 hours each year.  Upon completion of the program along with on-the-job training hours, the student will be eligible to register for the state license exam.

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Multiple scholarships are available to anyone interested in entering into the Merit Shop construction industry.

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Monday/Wednesday Classes

2021/2022 Classes for Monday/Wednesday 

to Resume

January 31, 2022 @ 6:00pm

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Carpentry Levels 3 & 4 

Electric Level 1

Electric Level 3

HVAC/Refrigeration Level 1

Pipefitting Level 1

Pipefitting Level 2

Sheet Metal Level 2

Sprinkler Fitting Levels 1, 2, 3, & 4


Tuesday/Thursday Classes

2021/2022 Classes for Tuesday/Thursday

to Resume

February 1, 2022 @ 6:00 pm

for schedule click here

Carpentry Levels 1 & 2

Electric Level 2

Electric Level 4

HVAC/Refrigeration Levels 2, 3, 4, and 5

Pipefitting Levels 3 & 4

Sheet Metal Level 1

Sheet Metal Levels 3 & 4