The Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) is proud to announce that upon graduation, IEC Apprentices from Indiana IEC chapters will receive 28 and 32 credit hours, respectively, from Ivy Tech Community College of Indiana for two customized degree pathways; the Building Construction Management Pathway and the Building Construction Technology Pathway.
The staff at Central Indiana IEC have worked in partnership with Ivy Tech to create this innovative program. The IEC Electrical Apprenticeship graduates successfully completing the four-year training program are awarded a Certificate from the U.S. Department of Labor, Office of Apprenticeship. This Certificate translates into PLA (Prior Learning Assessment) credit for the IEC graduates after being admitted to Ivy Tech Community College. The recognized credits will apply towards the Interdisciplinary Industrial Workforce Certificate (CT), Interdisciplinary Industrial Workforce Technical Certificate (TC) and the Associate of Applied Science Degree (AAS).
Ivy Tech Community College has 40 locations in Indiana that any IEC graduate can attend for two Customized Degree Pathways starting with 2018 graduates.
For more information on Central Indiana IEC, please visit: https://iec-indy.org/.
About Ivy Tech Community College
Ivy Tech Community College is the state’s largest public postsecondary institution and the nation’s largest singly accredited statewide community college system. Ivy Tech has campuses throughout Indiana. It serves as the state’s engine of workforce development, offering affordable degree programs and training that are aligned with the needs of its community along with courses and programs that transfer to other colleges and universities in Indiana. It is accredited by the Higher Learning Commission and a member of the North Central Association.
About Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC)
IEC National is a nonprofit trade association federation with 50 educational campuses and affiliate IEC local chapters across the country. IEC represents over 3,300-member businesses throughout the United States and educates over 12,000 electricians and systems professionals each year through world-class training programs. IEC contractor member companies are responsible for over $8.5B in gross revenue annually and are composed of some of the premier firms in the industry.
Interested in learning more about IEC, please visit: www.ieci.org.
This past weekend Central IN IEC judged Residential Electrical Wiring and Motor Controls in the 2019 SkillsUSA Competition! It was a blast meeting so many talented high school students who want to get into the trade!
Find out more about SkillsUSA here >>>
Register for our electrical apprenticeship for the 2019-2020 school year here>>>
WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19 | 7:30 AM – 3:00 PM (BUS DEPARTURE AT 6:45 AM)
Cost – $185.00 per person
The IEC Foundation hosts the Golf Tournament each year during the IEC Convention & Expo. It’s a great time to network with fellow IEC members and support the future of the electrical industry.
The tournament will be held at the Hillcrest Country Club, on a course designed in the mid-1920’s by famed course architect Bill Diddel. The tree-lined course, bent grass tees, lush fairways, and vibrant greens make up one of the most challenging and beautiful courses in the area.
1st Annual IECF Scholarship Fundraiser Cigar and Whiskey Tasting
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18 | 5:30 – 9:30 PM
Cost – $100.00 per person
Join IEC Foundation for an exclusive Cigar and Whiskey tasting event, hosted at The University Club of Indianapolis. At this historic landmark, participants will enjoy premier cigars, specialty whiskeys and a buffet dinner.
Register for these events at www.ieci.org
It may have been a wet one yesterday, but that didn’t “dampen” any of our golfer’s spirits as they lit up the course!
Every year, Central IN IEC hosts a Golf Outing for Member Contractors, Industry Partners, and anyone else who wants to get in on the fun to support a great cause! Our Golf Outing is our biggest fundraiser of the year, and, being a non-profit, all of the proceeds go directly into our Electrical Apprenticeship Program, and all of the facets that make that program possible.
HATS OFF TO OUR GRADS!
This past Friday, we got to celebrate our graduating 4th year apprentices as they complete our program. These gentlemen have completed their 576 classroom hours, 8,000 On the Job Training Hours, have high-paying jobs and NO DEBT!
Congrats to the class of 2018!
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