Sports Turf Institute Apprenticeship

About the Apprenticeship

The apprenticeship will help prepare the participants for a future career in the turf grass industry. Apprentices will work in the day-to-day Sports Turf Maintenance operation at SoccerPlex guided by Maryland SoccerPlex Field Maintenance Standards. Apprentices will also receive classroom education & participate in on-field research trials.

Time Requirements:

  • 1 full calendar year
    • 2000+ hours on field supervised “specialty” work
    • 160 hours of classroom instruction

Application Time:

The application for this program is currently closed, check back soon to see when our next round of apprenticeships will open.


Meet our Current Apprentices!

Click here to get know our crew and their thoughts on the program (Coming Soon)