Apprentices enrolled in our 5 year Inside Wireman program are also registered as Northwest State students as outlined in our Contract Training Services Agreement. There is no cost to the apprentice for this benefit.
Our Inside curriculum has been evaluated by Northwest State and credits assigned to each year of apprenticeship. Apprentices completing the five year program will earn 58 credit hours. 49 of these hours apply to an Associate of Technical Studies Degree in Construction Electricity at Northwest State. 21 additional credit hours will need to be completed.Online courses are available. These classes may also be completed at another institution and credit transferred. Contact Northwest State for details.
Our Installer/Tech curriculum has also been evaluated. Apprentices completing the Installer/Tech program will earn 35 credit hours for completion of the three year program. Apprentices interested in using these credits towards a degree should contact Northwest State for options.
Northwest State Contact Information:
Dr. Larry Zachrich, Coordinator of Experiential Learning
Northwest State Community College
22600 State Route 34
Archbold, Ohio 43502
JATC Contact Information:
Kelly Huber, Curriculum Coordinator
IBEW/NECA Electrical Training Center
5455 Glenway Avenue
Cincinnati, Ohio 45238
513-281-6924 x 113