What is an Apprentice?

  • Work full-time in the electrical field
  • Are eligible for Veteran’s Education Benefits (maybe hyperlink this)
  • Have a minimum pay-scale for every 1000 hours of work
  • Attend class two nights per week September – April; or online, instructor-led classes
  • Get paid $$$ for your work
  •  0 student debt

The Training You Recieve

  • Is paid for you by your employer
  • Can count towards college credit
  • Are topics directly related yo your full time job
  • Is registered with PA and the US Department of Labor
  • After 4 years qualifies you as experienced, not entry-level!

Steps to apply to the central Pennsylvania chapter IEC apprenticeship program

  • Complete application
  • Submit all required documents and $100 application fee
    •  Documents include – proof of age (driver’s license, birth certificate, and Social Security Card), high school diploma, high school transcripts, 3 letters of reference.
    • If applicable – college transcripts, veteran discharge papers DD214, documentation of electrical work experience, and documentation of any training.
  • Take a math and reading assessment
  • Attend a personal interview


"What I appreciate the most about the Central PA IEC is that all of the people engaged genuinely care about the organization. No great things are ever accomplished with out passion. This organization posses passion from the all that are engaged. From the Leader Marissa Bankert, The Board of Directors, The Teachers and the Students. An awesome organization."
Chris S.
5-Star Google Review

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