Local 430 - Training Opportunities
IBEW Local Union 430 is proud to be a partner in training with the NECA chapter and the NJATC. We provide an avenue for all electrical workers to attain the best possible training for Journeymen and Apprentices.
Skill enhancement classes are available for all members interested in improving their skills as electricians to keep up with today's ever changing electrical codes and methods of wiring.
Information on Apprenticeship training opportunities and it's requirements are listed below.
Racine Area Electrical Joint Apprenticeship Committee Notice of Apprenticeship Opportunity
Applications for the Electrical (Construction) Apprenticeship Program are accepted year-round for semi-annual interviews.
All applications must be completed by August of each year to be considered for this interview session. All listed information must be received by September of the same year to qualify for an interview. (Please call our office for exact due dates.)
Applications can be filled out Monday-Thursday from 7:30am-12:00pm at:
International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 430
1840 Sycamore Avenue
Racine, WI 53406
APPLICANTS MUST APPEAR IN PERSON TO COMPLETE THE APPLICATION FORM.
All applications will be received and considered without regard to race, color, religion, sex, or national origin.
BASIC MINIMUM REQUIREMENTS TO QUALIFY FOR AN INTERVIEW
AGE: Must be at least (18) years of age before the Time of Assignment for an Apprenticeship and Furnish proof of age. (To Qualify: Copy of Birth Certificate or Valid Drivers' License Required.)
EDUCATION: Must be a High School Graduate or have attained a General Equivalency Diploma before the Time of Assignment for an Apprenticeship. (To Qualify: Copy of Transcripts and Certificate Required.)
MINIMUM MATH: Must have completed one (1) full year of High School Algebra with a passing grade of "C", or one (1) post High School Algebra course with a passing grade of "C". Successful completion of Interactive ModuMath Algebra, available at the WI Technical College, is also an equivalent to the minimum math requirement.
APTITUDE TEST: Must attain established norms on the NJATC Apprentice Selection Test Battery. (Developed and validated by the American Institute for Research.) Arrangements for testing are made by the Committee.
PHYSICAL ABILITY: Must present or sign a statement that he or she is physically able to perform electrical construction work. In the future, applicants selected for an apprenticeship may be required to provide results of a physical examination.
TRANSCRIPTS: Must provide official High School transcript(s) and (if the minimum Math requirements listed elsewhere) post High School transcript(s) showing courses and grades attained. Transcripts must indicate Algebra or list classes that are equivalent to one full year of High School Algebra. You must provide a letter from the school confirming the class is an equivalent to the minimum Math requirement.
LICENSE: Must have a valid Wisconsin Driver's License and be insurable.