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Everything you need to know about training to become an Electrician.

How I Survived my First Year as an Electrician Apprentice

While my first year as an electrician apprentice will not be your experience, I did find out quickly that apprentices live at the bottom.  

First year electrician apprentice

I'm thinking I had this look on my face a lot that first year.

If you feel like you have one foot in the grave and the other on a banana peel, you're not alone. Apprentices are known to bear the brunt of menial tasks, and going through a trial by fire.

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Join the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship

When you join the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship program, you will earn wages and benefits while learning through:

  1. On-the-Job Training
  2. Classroom Instruction​

One of the advantages of  an apprenticeship is actual hands-on learning. Most of us grasp lessons faster and easier that way.

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