APPRENTICESHIP - ELECTRICAL

IBEW Local 164 offers a five-year apprenticeship training program that is administered jointly with the Bergen-Essex-Hudson Division of the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA). The program has been designed to enable each apprentice to:

  • AC/DC Theory
  • Conduit Fabrication
  • Blueprint Reading
  • National Electric Code
  • OSHA 10/30
  • Transformers
  • Grounding and Bonding
  • Healthcare Systems
  • Fire Alarm Systems
  • Lightning Protection Systems
  • Riggging and Hoisting
  • Solar Photovoltaic Systems
  • Introduction to Digital Electronics
  • Instrumentation
  • Motors
  • Motor Control Systems
  • Security Systems
  • Lighting Systems
  • Programmable Logic Control Systems

Electrical apprentices in Local 164 attend school during the day on a full time, paid basis, with instruction provided by a staff of full time paid professional instructors. To achieve Journeyman status, all five years must be successfully completed, as well as satisfactory performance on the rigorous final apprenticeship examination.

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Applications:

NEW REQUIREMENTS FOR ENTRY INTO IBEW LOCAL UNION #164, JOINT APPRENTICESHIP TRAINING PROGRAM

Tel. (201) 265-7273 * Fax (201) 265-7393 * www.ibew164.org

Applications will be accepted on the following dates:

APRIL 12, 2019

JULY 19, 2019

OCTOBER 18, 2019

Application time is from 8:00 AM Until 1:00 PM (No exceptions)

The recruitment, selection, employment, and training of apprentices during their apprenticeship, shall be without discrimination because of race, color, religion, national origin, or sex.  The sponsor will take affirmative action to provide equal opportunity in apprenticeship and will operate the apprenticeship program as required under title 29 of the Code of Federal Regulations, part 30.

Download the Apprenticeship Application