Electrician Apprenticeship

Master lighting installation, repair and maintenance

Keep our world illuminated. Empower wayfinding quickly and easily with your connectivity expertise. As a program established in partnership with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), Local 150, you must be accepted into the IBEW apprenticeship program prior to enrollment.

To get started in this program, contact the IBEW:

IBEW Local #150
31290 N. U.S. Highway 45, Libertyville IL 60048
(847) 566-2200, Monday-Friday, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m

Learn more about the IBEW

Why study Electrician Apprenticeship with us?

Many courses in this apprenticeship program are taught in person under the supervision of the IBEW. The IBEW represents about 820,000 active members and retirees who work in a wide variety of related fields. 

The organization promotes excellence in the electrical industry and advocates for better pay, benefits and safety for its union members. IBEW has included women since 1892, with the first all-women’s union chartered in 1897. 


  • Career Degree

    Start with IBEW and complete your associate degree at CLC in 5 years.
  • IBEW Partnership

    Established in partnership with the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers (IBEW), Local 150.
  • Financial Aid/Scholarships Available

    Based on need and/or achievement. Explore ways to pay for college.

Career Degrees

For students who want to start or shift to a new career or advance in their current career.

You can earn an Associate in Applied Science (A.A.S.) degree at CLC in 2 years*. Gain job-ready skills from experienced instructors and earn work-based experience from apprenticeships and internships. Some of the courses you’ll take earn college credit, which can transfer to a 4-year college or university toward a bachelor’s degree.

*Assumes full-time enrollment.

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*Cost is estimated based on recommended pathway credit hours. This includes in-district tuition and other fees, such as books and materials before financial aid is applied, as well as grants, loans or scholarships. There are many opportunities for financial assistance at CLC. Learn more about Cost of Attendance.

Courses in the program

Majority of courses are taken at the IBEW Local 150. Check in with an Academic Success Advisor to plan coursework to meet degree requirements.

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