International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
The International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) represents approximately 750,000 members who work in a wide variety of fields, including utilities, construction, telecommunications, broadcasting, manufacturing, railroads and government. For local union information, please see

National Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee
The NJATC was created over 58 years ago and has developed into what perhaps is the largest apprenticeship and training program of its kind. Local programs affiliated with the NJATC have trained over 300,000 apprentices to journeyman status without cost to the taxpayers. This joint program between the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) has clearly demonstrated the most cost effective way to train qualified craft workers.

National Electrical Contractors Association
The National Electrical Contractors Association, founded in 1901, is the leading representative of a segment of the construction market comprised of over 70,000 electrical contracting firms. The industry employs over 650,000 electrical workers and produces an annual volume of over $95 billion. NECA includes 120 U.S. chapters in addition to others in countries around the world.

Helmets to Hardhats
Helmets to Hardhats connects quality men and women from the Armed Forces with promising building and construction careers.

Tech Math Online Course
Online math course for individuals unable to meet the math requirement for apprenticeship programs. The course can also help individuals needing to brush up on math skills commonly used in the electrical construction industry.

Electric Prep
Electric Prep has partnered with the NJATC to offer voluntary online courses to support applicants during the entrance process for the IBEW/NECA apprenticeship training program to provide a better understanding of the electrical construction industry and the requirements.

Khan Academy
Learn anytime, anywhere – for FREE. Algebra video tutorials are available to help individuals brush up on math skills.

NORCAL Sound & Communication JATC
The IBEW/NECA Sound and Communication training program, offered through the NORCAL JATC. During the three-year program, you learn to install and service complex communications and data technology, through a rigorous program of related supplemental instruction and on-the-job training.

State of California Electrician Certification Program
Certification and Journeyman Electrician information.

JATC Local 617 had the opportunity to be highlighted in a piece by David Louie on ABC Channel 7 News regarding green works and CALCTP.