The following resources may be useful to prepare for the application process:
Minimum Qualifications for Entry into the Program: Please view the PDF file at the bottom of this page.
etA Applicant Information including sample Aptitude Test Questions: Click Here
YouTube: Click Here for informative videos about the electrical construction industry.
Did You See That?: View this video for insight into the electrical construction industry: Click Here
Electricprep.com: Click Here for the following preparation modules:
- The Work of an Electrician: This informative and free video will help explain what a career in the electrical industry is like.
- Math Aptitude and Reading Comprehension: These modules will help the applicant prepare for the Electrical Training Alliance Aptitude Test.
- Interview Skills: For those applicants who qualify for an oral interview with the VCJATC this module will help you prepare for the interview.
Online Tech Math: Click Here for an online math course that can be used to meet the application requirement of one year of high school algebra or one semester of college algebra.
Oral Interview: If you qualify for an oral interview with the apprenticeship committee you should review the attachment at the bottom of this page for more info on the interview process.
Post-Offer Drug Screening: If you receive an offer of apprenticeship you will be required to submit to Drug Screening which may include hair and/or urine testing. A positive drug screen will result in the offer of apprenticeship being rescinded. The JATC has a zero tolerance drug testing policy.