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  1. Military Electrician Needing Help on Developing Install

    Residential Electrical Forum
    Hello all, For those of you who are unfamiliar with the Seabees, we're US Navy general construction (and a ton of other stuff baked in). I've been an electrician in the Seabees for a decade, but that definitely doesn't mean I have 10 years' equivalent electrical experience compared to civilian...
  2. Easy To Get Accepted Into Apprenticeship?

    Electrician Apprentice Forum
    Hello everyone, I will be finishing up my enlistment in the military(USAF) in April of 2017 and want to apply to the California apprenticeship programs in San Francisco, San Mateo, Napa and Sacramento. My main concern is how many people apply compared to how many people are accepted. What are...
  3. Apprenticeship locations in California

    Electrician Apprentice Forum
    Hey guys, I am currently debating between a few different jatc locations including: San Francisco, San Carlos, San Jose, Napa and Santa Rosa. I will be separating from the military around April of 2017 and will most likely be living around the Napa or Novato area. If there is anyone from any...
  4. Prior Military Asking For Help With Apprenticeship Process.

    Electrician Apprentice Forum
    Hi everyone, I am wondering what the best approach would be to apply for an apprenticeship. I am most interested in joining the program in San Francisco and also want to know how hard it is on getting accepted. I am still currently active duty military (USAF) and will be separating in April of...
  5. Hello - Separating from Military

    New Member Introductions
    Hello, I am currently in the Air Force (non electrical job) and decided I will separate early next year (2014). I am interested applying for an electrician apprenticeship with the IBEW in Florida. I contacted the local JATC there and they said they have abundant work right now but it might...
  6. Just a question

    General Electrical Discussion
    Hello My name is Chris and I'm in the United States Air Force as an electrician, Mostly doing installs and maintance on commerical buildings. My question is does anyone know how I would go about getting my journeyman license for a state since they require so many hours of supervision and my...
  7. Navy Electrician

    General Electrical Discussion
    Hey guys, I'm new to the site and wanted to first say it's great. I'm leaving August 15 to the Navy, as a construction electrician for the seabees. I have a couple of questions. Will my Navy training really prepare me for work in the civilian sector? After my 5 years of service, will I...