Training Program :: Electrician Apprenticeship

Institution Profile

Organization: various


Address: 5643 Vineland Avenue

City: North Hollywood

State: CA, 91601

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Program Website:

Program Type: Apprenticeship

Phone: (818) 762-4239

Fax: (818) 762-4379

Program Description

An electrical apprentice works directly under the supervision of a qualified Journeyman Electrician in installing or maintaining a variety of approved wiring methods for distribution of electrical light, heat, power, radio, and signaling utilization systems. The work is performed in existing or new residential, commercial and industrial buildings and includes street and highway lighting, traffic signal and other outdoor above and below grade installations. The trade requires considerable physical effort on the part of the apprentice to do lifting, climbing, crouching, and working in cramped areas.

Application Process

Applications are accepted on an ongoing basis.


Our program is sponsored jointly by the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW). As an employee and union member you will be afforded excellent medical and dental coverage as well as savings and pension plan benefits.

Additional Information

  • Applicants must be at least 18 years of age at the time of application.
  • Applicants must be physically able to perform the work of the trade.
  • Must be a high school graduate or the equivalent.
  • Must have completed one full year (2 semesters) of high school algebra with a minimum grade of "C," or the equivalent or one semester of college albegra with a minimum grade of "C" or the equivalent. The burden of proof is on the applicant. (Pre-algebra will not meet this requirement).
  • Applicant must have a valid California Driver's License at the time of indenture.

Additional Locations

Location Name Address City State Phone
n/a10300 Merritt StreetCastrovilleCA(831) 633-3063
n/a1255 Muir RoadMartinezCA(925) 372-7083
n/a1700 Corby Avenue, Suite ASanta RosaCA(707) 523-3837
n/a1855 Business Center DriveSan BernardinoCA(909) 890-1703
n/a1925 Yosemite Blvd.ModestoCA(209) 579-5417
n/a201 Bernoulli Circle, Unit AOxnardCA(805) 604-1155
n/a2836 El Centro RoadSacramentoCA(916) 646-6688
n/a3033 Alvarado StreetSan LeandroCA(510) 351-5282
n/a401 - 19th StreetBakersfieldCA(661) 324-0105
n/a4056 Mission StreetSan FranciscoCA(415) 587-2500
n/a4675 Viewridge Avenue, Ste. D.San DiegoCA(858) 569-6633
n/a5420 East Hedges AvenueFresnoCA(559) 251-5174
n/a6023 S. Garfield DriveCommerceCA(323) 221-5881
n/a625 Industrial RoadSan CarlosCA(650) 591-5217
n/a717 South LyonSanta AnaCA(714) 245-9988
n/a720 Technology WayNapaCA(707) 251-0315
n/a908 Bern CourtSan JoseCA(408) 453-1022

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Program Length

Typically during the term of your apprenticeship you will work 8000 hours on the job for a five year program with various electrical contractors. In addition, you will attend school for 800 hours during the five (5) year period. Wages start at a percentage of full journeyman pay and increase in increments through graduation to full pay.