Mission of NACTF

To provide an apprenticeship and training program, which shall be registered with and approved by the Bureau of Apprenticeship of the United States Department of Labor, with the purpose to ensure the existence of a quality local workforce in various crafts related to the building industry.

Download the 2018-2019 Master Catalog with important information from NACTF.


NACTF is accreditated through the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER). Our apprentices' training can be transferred to any area in which there is an NCCER accredited program. NACTF is also certified through the Department of Labor.  
**NACTF is not an NCCER testing/assessment site. 


  • The craft training program begins in August of each year with trainee registration night.
  • Classes meet in Huntsville, Madison, and Decatur, Alabama.
  • Trainees will be informed during registration of the meeting place and times for their respective class.
  • NACTF is a non-profit organization and makes every effort to keep tuition rates reasonable.
  • Current tuition costs are available by contacting NACTF below, and tuition costs may be fully funded by your employer. Inquire today to NACTF and your employer to find out if you qualify.
  • Contact NACTF today for upcoming registration information and tuition.