When do apprentices attend school?
- Anaheim Office: Electrical apprentices attend school every four to six months for two weeks straight. Their schooling is held during the day for eight hours per day. They do not work during this time.
- LA Office: Electrical apprentices attend class one night a week for four hours. The first semester is from July – December and the second semester is from January – May.
- Plumbing, Sheet Metal and Low Voltage apprentices attend class one night a week for four hours. The first semester is from July – December and the second semester is from January – May. These trades are currently only available out of the Anaheim office.
My Electrical apprentice has class coming up, but I desperately need him/her on the jobsite. What do I do?
- Contact the Education Coordinator.
How many absences are apprentices allowed per semester?
- Students are allowed two absences per semester and they must be made up at the first available make-up day.
What happens if they exceed their maximum absences allowed?
- They will have to repeat the semester and could face disciplinary action.
I still have questions, who do I contact regarding this topic?