To be considered for an apprenticeship:

Step 1 - Application

Step 1 - Application

Complete the application and have your high school mail an official transcript in a sealed envelope to the JATC office.

Mailing address:

Quad City Electrical Training Center

1700 52nd Avenue
Moline, IL 61265

Pay $30 application fee.

 

Step 2 - Review/Aptitude Test

Step 2 - Review/Aptitude Test

Once the application is reviewed by the JATC office staff, transcripts have been received and the application fee payment has been received, you will be contacted to take the aptitude test.

 

Step 3 - Interview

Step 3 - Interview

If you pass the aptitude test, you will then interview with a committee who will give you a score. Your score will determine your rank on a list for contractors to select from.

 

 

 

Step 4 - Work

Step 4 - Work

Once a contractor selects you, you will be placed with a Journeyman Wireman to work full time. You will also be required to attend apprenticeship classes 1-2 nights a week. Classes are from 5:30 – 9:30 p.m.

Some of the courses included are:
Electrical Theory, Print Reading, Grounding, Controls, Communication Equipment, Testing Equipment, Pipe bending, and The National Electrical Code, Job Safety, First Aid, Job Site Management, and Supervision.

 

The Program