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Oregon Apprenticeship Guide - Limited Energy Technician - Class A

LEA.pngJob Description
This apprenticeship leads to the Limited Energy Class A Technician license. Limited energy Class A technicians install, maintain, replace and repair electrical systems and equipment of under 100 volt-amperes, including protective signaling systems (fire alarm, nurse call, security),  communications systems (data telecommunications, intercom and paging) and specialized control systems (HVAC, medical, boiler, clock and instrumentation).
Working Conditions
Limited energy electricians work indoors and outdoors. The work requires standing, bending and reaching in cold and wet conditions, and working either in confined crawl spaces or at heights. Tools used include: electrical metering devices, cable pulling devices, electrical hand tools, soldering tools, hammers, drills and side cutters. 
Minimum Qualifications

Apprenticeship applicants must be at least 17 years of age to apply, and 18 to begin the program. In addition, they must provide proof of high school graduation or equivalent general education development (GED) certificate. They must also complete at least one year of high school algebra or equivalent post-high school algebra course with a passing grade of C, or provide equivalent math placement test results. Apprenticeship committees may require additional qualifications. 

Apprenticeship Committees  

MA# 1053


Limited Energy Technicians JATC

Phone: 503-262-9991 x5059
Website: www.nietc.org


Area 1, 6
& WA State

MA# 1099


Limited Energy Electrician JATC

Phone: 503-598-7789 or 800-729-2040
Website: www.iecoregon.org

Area 1, 6
& WA State

View November, 2015 Opening Notice
MA# 1100 

Protective Signaling JATC
Phone: 503-475-6396
Website: www.protectivesignalingjatc.org  www.psjatc.org
Area 1
& WA State

MA# 2009 


Mid-Willamette Industrial TATC

Phone: 541-917-4636
Website: www.linnbenton.edu/go/apprenticeship

Area 2

MA# 2020


Area II Limited Energy Electrical JATC

Email:  linda.dompier@linnbenton.edu
Website: www.linnbenton.edu/go/apprenticeship

Area 2

*Open year round by appointment only*
Mon - Fri 8:00am - 3:00pm.
​ ​

MA# 3001 


Central Electrical JATC

Phone: 541-917-6199
Website: www.cjatc.org

Area 1, 2, 3, 7

​ ​Open Continuously: View Opening Notice for 2015
 *Apply in Person Monday - Friday*
 8:30am - 11:00am

 *$25 Non-Refundable Application Fee*

MA# 3019


Area III Inside Electrical JATC            

Phone: 541-344-6473

Area 3

MA# 3022


Southern Willamette-Valley Ltd Egy Electrical JATC

Phone: 541-463-3951
Website: www.lanecc.edu/apprenticeship/

Area 3, 45 

MA# 5001


Crater Lake Electrical JATC

Phone: 541-773-5888
Website: www.clejatc.org

Area 4, 5 & 7 

​​Open Continuously: Call to make an appointment
View Opening Announcement for 2015

Wednesdays 1:00pm - 5:00pm

*$25 Non-Refundable Application Fee*

MA# 6004


LU112 - NECA Electrical JATC

Email:  director@jatc112.org
Website: www.jatc112.org

Area 6, 7

MA# 6016


Eastern Oregon Industrial TATC

Phone: 541-278-5854

Area 6

MA# 7026


Central OR Ltd Energy Electrical JATC

Email: nwapprenticeship@hotmail.com

Area 7





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