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Landscape & Irrigation Apprenticeship Program
The Laborers’ International Union of North America Local 368 and the Landscape Association of Hawaii have agreed to develop and establish the Landscape & Irrigation Laborer Apprenticeship Program (“LILAP”).  The term of apprenticeship consists of 4,000 hours of on-the-job learning and 288 hours  of related training instruction which the apprentice must complete to become a Landscape    and Irrigation journey worker.


Works Skills:


  • Landscape Installation & Maintenance
  • Irrigation Installation & Maintenance
  • Pest Management
  • Safety


  • 17 years of age
  • High School Diploma, GED Equivalent or proof of a 10th grade education
  • Valid Driver’s License
  • Must successfully complete and pass the Pre-Apprentice Evaluation Course

Note: Proof of educations and Driver’s License must be present when you apply.

Wages and benefits increase as you progress through the program, at each level (Step) your compensation will be as follows:

Step Hours Wages Benefits
1 1-1000

65% Landscape & Irrigation Laborer A

Health & Welfare only
2 1001-2000 70% Annuity: $1.00/hr.
All other benefits to follow Laborer A contribution rates
3 2001-3000 75% Same as step 2
4 3001-4000 80% Same as step 2