(Overland Park, KS, 08/15/2022) – A local chimney inspection, cleaning, and repair company in the Kansas City metropolitan area is gaining national attention for its new Registered Apprenticeship program through the United States Department of Labor. This is yet another impressive feat that has had countless other industry leaders contacting Full Service Chimney™ for guidance on starting similar programs in their cities.
Full Service Chimney™ has always strived to achieve more. The owner of Full Service Chimney™, Robert Berry, was the first CSIA Certified Chimney Sweep in Johnson County, making the company the “Original” Certified Sweep to serve Kansas City and the surrounding areas. New apprentices can learn quickly and expand their skills under Berry’s leadership and experience as a Certified Master Chimney Sweep.
The Full Service Chimney Apprenticeship Program accepts applications year-round; however, available slots for the program are currently limited. Selected candidates, who successfully complete the application, minimum qualifications, and two interviews (phone and in-person) can start their work-based paid training within just a few days. Base starting wages are $20 per hour plus overtime pay; however, these wages may be increased depending on experience, leadership or training roles, and education.
Full Service Chimney requires all apprentices to become a CSIA Certified Chimney Sweep to ensure complete customer satisfaction. This nationally recognized program through the Chimney Safety Institute of America (CSIA) makes it easier for a homeowner to ensure they are working with highly trained chimney and venting professionals since no industry-wide standards or regulations are present. Certifications for each team member can also quickly be reviewed.
Anyone interested in applying for a spot in the Full Service Chimney Registered Apprenticeship Program in Fireplace and Chimney Repair is encouraged to apply to reserve a spot. Participating in this program ensures that you are trained to industry and company standards. This is also a perfect opportunity for military veterans transitioning to civilian life, who are encouraged to apply.
Full Service Chimney™ is Kansas City’s most trusted chimney and fireplace service provider. As a family-owned and operated company for over three decades, the company was the first CSIA Certified Chimney Sweep in Johnson County. Every chimney inspector and repair technician on the Full Service Chimney Team is held to the highest professional education and training standards. Full Service Chimney is the “Original” certified sweep serving the entire Kansas City Metropolitan area since 1987.
To learn more, call Full Service Chimney at (913) 642-6171.