Welcome to NECA-IBEW Electrical Training Center

There’s never been a better time to prepare for a career that's financially rewarding and personally satisfying. And there’s never been a better training program than the nationally acclaimed NECA/IBEW Local 48 Electrical Apprenticeship Training Program. Our apprentices learn from the most-respected and experienced instructors in the nation’s most technologically advanced facility. The result is the most-skilled and most-productive electricians in the nation.

Bridget Quinn Receives 2014 Women of Vision Award PDF Print
Bridget Quinn is a graduate of the 5-year Inside Electrician Apprenticeship program at the NECA-IBEW Electrical Training Center in Portland, Oregon and has been their Workforce Development Coordinator since March 2011.
Prior to joining the Training Center, the Tucson, Arizona native worked for DynaElectric from 2003-2010 and attended the University of Massachusetts at Amherst and Massachusetts College of Art before deciding to pursue a career in the the trades.

On September 24, Bridget received the Daily Journal of Commerce’s Women of Vision Award, which recognizes women in Oregon and Southwest Washington who work in architecture, engineering, construction and other building industry fields.

Quinn was nominated for the Women of Vision award by her colleagues for her ‘Tool Training’ workshops and week-long ‘Intro to Construction’ classes at the NIETC that have increased women and minority enrollments into the electrical apprentice program.
“To win this award during its inaugural year is a huge compliment,” said Quinn. “I’m very touched that my co-workers nominated me for this honor.”djc-women-of-vision-bridget-quinn
Photo By Sam Tenney
Jessica Rose, Energy Trust of Oregon (left) with Licensed Electrician & 2014 Women of Vision Award recipient Bridget Quinn (right)
Instrumentation Course PDF Print

Instrumentation available now!!!

The course presents the concepts of measurement and calibration for automatic control systems. Flow, pressure, level, temperature processes and devices are studied. This course is designed for Journeymen Wiremen with previous field experience of I & C. This course training prepares a JW to sit for the IBEW/UA (EPRI) Level A certification exam.
Course begins on 1/6/2015 registration is now available.
NOTICE: Journeyman and Apprentice Services PDF Print
Please be aware that Journeyman & Apprentice Services has been updated.
You will need to log-in using your valid email address previously provided. 
The new site will be using a new method of accessing your account. This will require a valid e-mail address. If you previously registered with a valid e-mail address, simply enter your e-mail address in the "log-in" screen and select "forgot password". A link will be e-mailed to the account you previously provided so you may create a password to log in. 
Your username will now be your email address, and your password will be the new one you provided. 

Orientation Video


A free information orientation is held the third Tuesday of every month at 4:00pm.  Pre-registration is not required.  If you have attended an orientation in the past, is is suggested to attend the orientation again, as information and policies may have changed.  You may also view the information orientation by clicking on the link below.

Orintation Video

Code Books Available

NECA-IBEW Electrical Training Center is now selling the 2014 NEC Code Books in both Soft Bound and Loose Leaf versions.

Prices are as follows:

  • 2014 NEC Code Book - Soft Bound: $70.00
  • 2014 NEC Code Book - Loose Leaf: $80.00

  • For a limited time these prices are specially discounted for our IBEW contributing members.  Come by and pick up your new 2014 NEC Code Book today!

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