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Welcome to the Phoenix Electrical JATC Applications Page.

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The Trustees of the JATC will not discriminate against apprenticeship applicants or apprentices based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), sexual orientation, genetic information, or because they are an individual with a disability or a person 40 years old or older.  The Trustees of the JATC will take affirmative action to provide equal opportunity in apprenticeship and will operate the apprenticeship program as required under Title 29 of the Code of Federal Regulations, part 30.

Please read all directions below

  • All applications are to be completed online. If you need access to a computer, email to schedule a time to use a workstation at our Training Center. 

  • You must be 18 years old to complete an application.

  • There is a $25 processing fee to start an application.

  • Documentation of the following will be required to be scanned and uploaded to your application file                      (or call 602-263-8104 to schedule a time to drop off at our Training Center during business hours):

    • State-issued photo ID​

    • High School Diploma or GED 

    • Transcripts (High School or College) with the following:

      • 2 semesters of High School Algebra 1 & 2 with a "C" or better​ or Successful completion of 1 semester of College Algebra.

      • If neither of the above are available, you will be required to complete the NJATC Tech Math Course before starting your application - Access course by clicking here

    • Applicants with an excess of 2,000 documented hours of electrical construction experience will be exempted from the school and math requirements above. Documentation of experience will need to be provided to the satisfaction of the JATC Trustees, and may be comprised of official tax/payroll records or notarized letters from prior employers.​ These documents should be scanned to your application file, or delivered to the Training Center during business hours.

    • Applicants with at least 3 years of active-duty Military service, and discharged under honorable conditions,  will be exempted from the from the school and math requirements above. A DD-214 must be provided through scanning to your applicant file, or delivered to the Training Center during business hours.

  • Must be capable of completing all the requirements of the program and performing the work required of an electrical worker, with or without reasonable accommodations, including:​

    • Safely perform, or learn to safely perform the essential functions of the job;​

    • get to and from work at job sites anywhere within the the geographical jurisdiction of this program;

    • attend and pass all related instruction;

    • understand and follow all JATC Rules and Policies (can be found under the "Apprentice Corner" tab on this website);

    • climb and work from ladders, scaffolds, poles, and towers of various heights;

    • push, pull, crawl, crouch, and work in confined spaces such as attics, manholes, and crawlspaces, lift 50 pounds on a consistant schedule, and use various hand and power-assisted tools to install conduit, wiring, fixtures, devices, and electrical apparatus within commercial, industrial, and residential buildings;

    • read, hear, speak, and understand instructions and warnings in English.

  • Once started, all applicants will have 30 days to complete their application online. 

  • After completion of the application, a notice will be sent to you, via email, with a date and time to report to the Trainging Center for the industry's aptitude test, which will assess math, language, and reading comprehension.

    • A sample ​of aptitude test questions can be found here: Aptitude Test Sample

    • A minimum qualifying score of '4' out of a possible of score of 9 is required to be scheduled for an interview with the Board of Trustees for the program. (**Currently waived for interview consideration**)

    • Please note: Follow all protocols as directed, and wear a proper face covering when entering facility.

  • An interview will be scheduled at the next available date after your aptitude test. Interviews are generally conducted monthly, and as needed. You will receive an email with your date and time for interview

    • Interviews will be conducted at the Phoenix Electrical JATC Training Center​

  • After your interview, your score and application data will place you on a list of candidates in a preferred order of placement in the program. The next selection will be for classes that begin in January 2024. The cut-off for submitting an application for consideration will be on September 15, 2023. Selections will be announced in October 2023, and notifications will be made via email whether or not you are selected. 


Phoenix Electrical JATC Account Page and Application Portal click here

Clicking on the application portal link will enable you to set up an account within our TradeSchool database.

Once an account is approved, usually within 24 business-hours, you will have 30 days to complete all the required steps of submitting your application, including scanning and uploading all required documentation.





If you have any questions about your application or your account in TradeSchool, please email

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