Apprenticeship Institute (day) classes are held one week a month.
The day classes meet for three months in October-December/January or February-April.
In addition, apprentices will have weekly online assignments.
During that time, you will be gaining 8,000 hours of on-the-job training.
As an apprentice, you are paid on a progressive wage scale throughout your apprenticeship based on performance.
Price Electric reviews each employee every six months.
You will be given a merit increase in pay based on performance and level in the apprenticeship.
Once you complete your classes and 8,000 hours of OJT, you will be able to take the State License Journeyman’s Exam.
As a Journey Worker, you are evaluated to see what your capabilities are of running projects and crews successfully.
You could then move into the role of the Foreman.