Apprenticeship Program

Get Paid While Training as an Apprentice

IEC Pennsylvania’s apprenticeship program covers residential, commercial and industrial construction and electrical wiring. Our four-year program is registered with the U.S. Department of Labor and the Pennsylvania Apprenticeship and Training Council.

Apprentices work full-time and attend instructional classes. We offer classes in-person in Mechanicsburg and York, PA and online classes so contractors throughout our footprint can participate.

Why Become an Electrician?

$ 45400
Average Salary
$ 15
Hourly Wage
0 %
Job Outlook 2020–30
86 %
Apprentice Hiring Rate​

Why Choose IEC Pennsylvania’s Apprenticeship Program

  • Gain on-the-job experience in the electrical field
  • Get paid for your work while training as an apprentice
  • The program is often paid for by your employer, meaning no debt!
  • Classes can count toward college credit
  • Class work is directly related to your job
  • Upon completion, you are qualified as an experienced electrician, not entry-level

Become an Apprentice Today

Interested in becoming an apprentice?

We make the application process as simple as possible so you can get started as soon as possible! Follow the steps below and review our apprenticeship resources for all requirements. You must complete all requirements to be eligible for our apprenticeship program.

Steps to apply for our apprenticeship program: 

  • Complete the application form
  • Submit all required documents and $100 application fee
  • Documents include: proof of age (driver’s license, birth certificate or social security card), high school diploma, high school transcript and three reference letters
  • Other documents if applicable: college transcripts, veteran discharge papers DD214, and documentation of electrical work experience and/or training
  • Complete the TABE math and reading assessment
  • Schedule and attend 10-15 minute interview

Pre-Apprenticeship Program

Our pre-apprenticeship program is available for high school students and community members who are interested in the electrical field. The program is state registered and allows students to earn credits and others to learn our curriculum as they prepare for our apprenticeship program. Pre-apprentices gain hands-on experience in the field and opportunities to shadow electricians in all industries.

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