Apprenticeship combines on-the-job and classroom training, preparing the apprentice for a career as a skilled craftsman. Apprentices work during the day at training assignments with contractors (employers), who pay the apprentice directly for time worked.
Top-notch educational offerings
You’ll take classes in high voltage wiring, instrumentation, high tech welding, telecommunications, fiber optics to name a few.
Earn while you learn
You’ll also receive 8,000 hours of on-the-job training with a generous hourly pay rate, and increases every year — that’s while you’re learning your trade! After 1,000 hours in the apprenticeship program, you'll receive health and retirement benefits as well.
Before you know it you’ll earn journeyman status and be a qualified electrician for 59 career selections! Work for one of the area’s most elite electrical contractors.
Are you a military veteran? The Quad City Electrical Training Center offers apprenticeships for veterans that can help you advance your career.
Electrician is a great career for veterans. And with a military background, you can automatically bypass some of our entrance requirements. Even without related training, you are still an ideal candidate.
So, if you are a veteran looking for a job after the military, consider becoming an electrician. Electrician is a good job for veterans because veterans have the drive, commitment and work ethic to excel in our programs.
Plus, the Quad City Electrical Training Center programs are approved for V.A. benefits so the pay you receive from an employer can be supplemented by education benefits under the G.I. Bill — adding hundreds of dollars to your monthly take home pay.
So, if you’re looking for great job training for veterans, don’t wait. Call the Quad City Electrical Training Center at 309.762.3270 today to learn more about benefits for military veterans!