The News Now page provides information for Indentured Apprentices, Intermediate Journeyman and Journeyman Wireman currently affiliated with IBEW and NECA.

Currently Indentured Apprentices, Intermediate Journeyman and Journeyman Wireman should use the News Now section to look for school closure information at the Houston JATC.

Current Apprentices can also use this section to find out information on Registration, Class start dates and other Apprenticeship Information.




Please note that the scheduled BICSI Fiber class for Monday, August 28, 2017 has been cancelled. The Wednesday, August 30, 2017 class will be held unless we have to cancel due to weather related issues. Students in the class will be notified by phone if the Wednesday class is cancelled.

Apprenticeship Class Registration 2017-2018 School Year for Current Students.

Class Registration for apprentices who have already been selected into the Apprenticeship Program, will be the first week of September 2017, September 5-8, 2017 at the JATC.

Apprentices will register on the following schedule:

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 3rd year and 5th year, 3-6pm                                                Wednesday, September 6, 2017 - 1st year, 3-6pm                                                                             Thursday, September 7, 2017 - 2nd and 4th year, 3-6pm

Late Registration will be Friday, September 8, 2017, all years, 1-4pm. A late Registration fee of $50 will be charged (Total Late Registration amount will be $450).

Currently Indentured Apprentices will need to have a check or money order (NO CASH) for $400 and a valid State of Texas Electrical License in order to register. Books and homework assignments will be given at Registration.

Apprentices who fail to register for classes will be in violation of Houston JATC Policies and will be subject to disciplinary action up to and including being dropped from the program.