Apprentice Information


COVID-19 Information

Apprentices: Check your email for Important Updates

Back to work Guidance

Extension of Emergency Worksite Provisions (IBEW Lcoal 103 and Boston NECA) – 4.21.2020

Click here for guidance on going back to work

Info on Respirators-Masks-Face Shields

Massachusetts Covid-19 Construction Guidelines

Commonwealth of Massachusetts

City of Boston

OSHA Guidelines

Click here for Massachusetts COVID-19 Construction Guidelines

Tips for Managing Anxiety

COVID 19 Tips for Managing Anxiety

Virtual Mediation Flyer

Parenting group

Anxiety Management Group_MAP

Filing for Unemployment

If you wish to file for unemployment, Click this link
IMPORTANT NOTE ABOUT FILING FOR UNEMPLOYMENT: JATC Apprentices and CWs are NOT considered students. Answer the questions accordingly.

Unemployment information from the Commonwealth of Mass.: Click this Link

Health Coverage

The documents below should answer any questions you may have about health coverage, etc.:

2019-2020 School Year Information

Apprentice Step Raises

Please see important Apprentice Pay Rate Information on the Apprentice Login Tab

2019-2020 Book Information

Book Cost Flyer: 2019-2020 Book Cost Flyer

Access your apprentice account:

  1. Click here to log in
  2.  To Login…you must use your email address that is on file with the JATC. If you do not have an email on file, call the JATC office and supply your current email.
  3.  The FIRST TIME you log on, enter your email address and click “Reset Password”
  4.  An email will be sent to your address, click the link in the email and type in a password
  5.  Go back to login screen and login using your password

License Applications:

First steps to apply for your license:

  1. Get 272 Forms totaling 8,000 hours for Journeyman Electrician License or 4,000 hours for Systems Technician License
    EL 272 Form-printable     TC 272 Form-printable
  2. Fill out Printable License Application Form and attach a recent, 2″ x 2″ photo of yourself with a plain background.
  3. Obtain a copy of your high school diploma or equivalency (OR a copy of your high school transcript)
  4. When above items are complete, request a school certificate from the JATC by emailing  
  5. Mail above items to PSI at the address on the Application Form.

Click Here for State licensing requirements effective February 7, 2020

Click Here for contact information of approved code update providers

All forms needed are located above as printable PDFs.

The apprentice rules and regulations state “An apprentice having served 8000 hours with the JATC Program and receiving Pay Period 8 will be advanced to Pay Period 9 only upon his/her attempting the Massachusetts State Examination for Licensure and notifying the JATC.  Note:  It is the apprentice’s responsibility to notify the JATC of having taken the Massachusetts State Examination for Licensure.  An apprentice will advance to Step 9 if the JATC determines the apprentice provided satisfactory evidence that he/she attempted the exam. Pay Period 9 will go into effect the day after the JATC is provided satisfactory evidence.”

All apprentices are responsible for notifying the JATC office upon obtaining their license.

LMS Issues:

LMS Log in Instructions: LMS Instructions

If you’re having LMS issues FIRST attempting to use an alternative internet browser.  Some lessons will not work on Google Chrome, but will work on Internet Explorer or Firefox.

If all else fails, contact LMS Support.  The LMS Support team is very helpful, simply explain your issue in your ticket and submit.  You may not get an instant response, but someone will get back to you in a timely manner.

Apprentice Tool Lists:

Apprentice Tool List