The mission of the Southwestern Idaho Electrical JATC is to educate the members of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and the National Electrical Contractors Association; ensuring and providing the Electrical Construction Industry with the most highly trained and highly skilled workforce possible.
We Are Passionate About Preparing People for Rewarding Careers in Electrical Work
You can find all current and active policies in your student policy handbook. These policies are set by the committee with input from the staff as well as the acting student council. Suggestions are welcomed and should be brought through the acting student council.
Current policies dictate that all missed classroom time must be made up through continuing education classses or volunteer opportunities. You can follow the link at the bottom of the page to register in make up time CEU classes or volunteer opportunities.
The student council meets once a month before the Union meeting to discuss upcoming events, policy changes, and anything that is relevant to the student body. The student council is made up of 1 apprentice from each class in each year of apprenticeship, the council elects a President and Secratary to run the meetings and oversee direction. It is the representatives responsibility to bring any comments, questions or concerns to the student council meeting to be addressed by the group and taken to the Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee.
What we do
The mission of the Southwestern Idaho Electrical JATC is to educate the members of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and the National Electrical Contractors Association; insuring and providing the Electrical Construction Industry with the most highly trained and highly skilled workforce possible.
The National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) jointly sponsor apprenticeship training programs that offer you the opportunity to earn wages and benefits and while you learn, the skills needed for a trade that can be both challenging and rewarding. You literally Earn-While-You-Learn. As an apprentice, you will have the chance to use your mind, as well as your physical skills, to complete work in a variety of settings with the constant opportunity to learn something new.