An apprentice in this program lasts for the duration of five (5) years and includes two distinct parts that are required to Graduate:

  • 8000 hours of on-the-job training (minimum)
  • 900 hours of classroom instruction (minimum)

The related instruction cost to the student per year is  approximately $475.00.

Apprentice Wage Chart(Full Benefit Chart)
Apprenticeship %∗JIW* as of 07/1/13 Medical Retirement
1st yr/1st period 50 $12.92
 1st yr/2nd period 55 $14.21
2nd yr 60 $15.50
3rd yr 70 $18.08
4th yr 75 $19.37
5th yr 80 $20.66
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* Apprenticeship wages rates are based on standard set percentages of the Journeyman Inside Wireman’s (JIW) rate.