For a list of requirements for these programs, please click here.
Applications accepted the first Tuesday of the month, 8:00am - 11:30am & 1:00pm - 4:30pm
Southwestern Illinois Joint Apprenticeship Training Commitee (Southwestern
Illinois JATC) is a joint committee comprised of both the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA) and the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW) Local Union 309.
Southwestern Illinois JATC offers three courses
of study: Inside Wireman, Residential Wireman, and Telecommunications Installer/Technician.
Our apprenticeship programs
offer students a tremendous opportunity unparalleled by other
education and training programs - at Southwestern Illinois JATC
you earn dollars as you learn.
We also offer skill enhancements
to journeyman electricians. Seminars and special classes
are available on a regular basis covering new technologies,
new applications in electrical construction, and advances in
While the Southwestern Illinois JATC does not train lineman apprentices, NECA and Local 309 represent outside Lineman. If you are interested in an outside lineman apprenticeship, please feel free to contact the American Line Builders Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee (ALBAT) on thier website at: www.albat.org.