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  • These courses are open to members of IBEW Local 340, travelers, and NECA.
  • Classes held at the Sacramento Center/JATC, 2836 El Centro Road, unless otherwise noted.
  • Courses are filled based upon the order we receive the completed registration.
  • Priority is given to those who provide $25 deposits (per course); refundable upon course completion.
  • Complete the registration form and submit to the address shown. Retain a copy for your information.
  • You can also enroll online at:
  • You will be contacted only if the class is already full. For additional information, call 916-646-6688.

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 Registration Form 

1: Fill in your information

Name: _____________________________________________  Phone: ______________________

Street Address or P.O. Box: _________________________________________________________________________

City: ______________________________________________ State: ________ Zip Code: _________________

Last 4 digits of Social Security Number (for recording course completions): ______________

 Email Address:  _________________________________________________

2. Submit this form to:

   Winter / Spring 2019 Registrations
   Sacramento Electrical Training Center/JATC
   2836 El Centro Rd, Sacramento, CA 95833

3. Check the course(s) requested

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Lighting Essentials

  • EE101 Introduction to Lighting Control
  • EE102 Switching Control
  • EE103 Fluorescent Dimming
  • EE201 Daylight Harvesting.

This is a free online course. No course deposit is required. We will send you the internet address upon enrollment. Upon course completion, provide the completion summary page to the Training Center office for entry onto your transcript.

10 hours

Instrumentation Introduction - Module 1
This is an online course. Contact the Training Center for enrollment. Deposits for this class are deposited upon enrollment. Notify the Training Center after satisfactorily completing the course (75% or higher) for entry onto your transcript and a refund of your $25 enrollment fee.

This is an online course. We will send you the internet address upon enrollment. After passing the course (75%), provide the completion summary page to the Training Center office for entry onto your transcript & refund of your $25 deposit.

8 hours

3-Way & 4-Way Switching Refresher
Review of drawing and labeling 3-way and 4-way switch circuits and GFCI’s combined with hands-on practice of circuit installation.
Note: This is one of the courses in Pending Exam series.

    Feb 19, Tuesday, 5 - 8 pm

3 hours

Motor Control Refresher
Review of drawing & labeling the components of a basic motor control circuit with hands-on wiring of a stop-start-jog circuit.
Note: This is one of the courses in Pending Exam series.

    Feb 21, Thursday, 5 - 8 pm

3 hours

Conduit Bending Refresher
Bending 90’s, offsets at 30°, 45°, and 60°. 3 & 4 point saddles using the arrow method.
Note: This is one of the courses in Pending Exam series.

    Feb 26 & 28, Tues/Thurs, 5 – 8 pm

6 hours

Advanced Industrial Controls
Topics covered are relevant NFPA 70E Safety, PPE, PI&D Control, Torque Control, Constant Control, Local vs External Use, Min & Max Hz, Harmonics & Noise, Parameter Tuning, Flux Braking via VFD, Accel/Decel Control, & Commissioning.
Note: enrollment cutoff is 3 weeks prior to class date. Insufficient enrollment can lead to class cancellation. Pre-requisite course: Intro to Industrial Controls

    March 2 & 9, Saturdays, 7:30 am - 4 pm

16 hours

Certification on 10 different safety topics to convey the knowledge, skills and abilities to identify and mitigate job-site hazards.

    March 2 & 9, Saturdays, 7:30 am - 2 pm

10 hours

Ohm’s Law Refresher
Review of Ohm’s Law and calculating voltage, amperage, and resistance in series, parallel or combination circuits.
Note: This is one of the courses in Pending Exam series.

    March 5, Tuesday, 5 - 8 pm

3 hours

State Certification Test Preparation
This is an in-depth preparatory course for electrician’s state certification covering basic electrical formulas and an in-depth review of the current National Electrical Code.

    March 5 – March 28, Tues/Thurs 5 - 8 pm

24 hours

Panel Make-Up & Bonding Refresher
Topics and definitions of “bonding” vs. “grounding” and the importance of proper conductor size, color, and termination.
Note: This is one of the courses in Pending Exam series.

    March 7, Thursday, 5 - 8 pm

3 hours

3-Phase Transformers Refresher
Review of 3-phase delta and wye transformer focusing on the primary and secondary hook-up of each transformer.
Note: This is one of the courses in Pending Exam series.

    March 12, Tuesday, 5-8 pm

3 hours

NFPA 70E/Arc Flash Protection
Electrical safety work practices for Hazard Risk Evaluation, Arc Flash, Approach boundaries, Job Briefing, Permits, and PPE.

    March 16, Saturday, 7:30 am - 4 pm

8 hours

Effective Project Planning (EPP)
Project planning: plan analysis, specs, submittals, take-offs & detailing of blueprints, establishing site elevations, and hands-on training with an actual job for job sequencing and planning.

    April 30 - May 16, Tues/Thurs, 5-8 pm

18 hours

CALCTP Advanced Lighting Controls Certification
How to install lighting controls, lamp/ballast systems, line/low voltage switching controls, dimming controls, occupant sensors, photo-sensors and controllers, demand response controls, etc.
Note: This class has a 10-12 hour online prerequisite. Please contact us and we will explain how to complete the online course. Open to JW only.

    April 2-3, Tues/Wed, 7:30 am - 4 pm

16 hours

2019 Electrical Trade Show & Exposition
No pre-enrollment required Will be held at the IBEW located at 10240 Systems Parkway, Sacramento

    April 3, Wednesday, 4 - 6 pm

2 hours

Power Generation-Transmission-Distribution
Learn of the various systems that comprise Generation - Transmission - Distribution of three phase power: individual systems of the required sequence of operation in power generation and how power plants are designed and maintained. Attention will be given to generator theory, true power vs apparent power; VAR & Pf control

    April 6 & 13, Saturday, 7:30 am - 4 pm

16 hours

CPR & First Aid
Job-site skills in CPR and First Aid providing 2 year certification.

    April 6, Saturday, 7:30 am - 4 pm

8 hours

OSHA-30 for Construction Industry
OSHA Standards, Focus Four Hazards, Personal Protective Equipment, Health Hazards, Stairways/Ladders, and 6 more topics. Participants receive a certified OSHA-30 completion card.

    April 23 - May 23, Tues/Thurs, 5 - 8:30 pm

30 hours

CPR/First Aid Re-Certification
Re-certification course for those with 2-year certification.

    April 27, Saturday, 7:30 am - 11:30 am

4 hours

Safe operation of rigging equipment including proper rigging technique, theory, tool selection, and sling angle factor.

    April 27, Saturday, 7:30 am - 4 pm

8 hours

Data Center Systems & Operations
Knowledge of schematics, theory, UPS systems, generator systems, power systems redundancy, predicting the likelihood of equipment failure and a basic program for clearly identifying problems. Diagram analysis for troubleshooting will be practiced.

    May 4 & 11, Saturday, 7:30 am - 4 pm

16 hours

CALCTP Acceptance Testing Certification
Learn how to certify the installation and operation of lighting controls and devices in accordance with the Building Energy Efficiency Standards (Title 24, Parts 1 and 6).
Note: Open only to members who are already CALCTP certified.

    June 18-20, Tues/Wed/Thurs, 7:30 am - 4 pm

24 hours

Note: Evening Classes are not held on the 1st Wednesday of each month to accommodate attendance at the union meeting.

AutoCad and Welding classes are available through American River College. The JATC Trust will reimburse a member’s cost for tuition and actual book fees (not to exceed $100) for successfully completing (C or better) the class at a community college. The member must submit receipts for tuition and books and proof of completion of the course.

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