Training and Education

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Ongoing Learning Powers Passion and Success

Education has been a cornerstone to Northern Electric’s success since the beginning. As our industry evolves with time and technology, our expertise must adapt. Northern Electric’s training programs not only keep our staff up to date but also provide opportunities to anyone with the desire to learn. No matter your skill level at the start, Northern Electric can provide a pathway to success in your electrical career.

Pre-Apprentice Program

Our pre-apprentice program prepares high school seniors with the opportunity to gain electrical knowledge and experience. With this opportunity, students secure sponsorship through Northern Electric into the electrical apprenticeship program following graduation.

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Electrical Apprentice Program

We invest in you! As a member of the Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. (ABC), Northern Electric provides sponsorships to the electrical apprenticeship program. With this program, you can start with a job, then build a career at Northern Electric. The combined on-the-job and in-class training allows you to earn while you learn.

Program Details:

  • Five-year program through the ABC of Wisconsin.
  • Sponsored by Northern Electric, tuition-free.
  • Paid on-the-job and in-class training.
  • Prepares you to become a licensed journeyman electrician.
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Continued Education and Training

Knowledge is power and, at Northern Electric, we put the power in our people by providing continued education, the latest training and advancement opportunities.

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