Welcome to the IBEW Local 131 Website!

Kalamazoo Electrical JATC


High School Diploma or GEDA completed application with an official high school transcript

(it MUST be a high school transcript & all applicants are required to turn this in)

Must have a passing grade of a “C” or higher in Algebra

(if you did not meet this requirement in high school, we will accept college credit for this requirement, transcript required for proof)

Must be a minimum of 17 years old to apply and 18 years old when you begin your apprenticeship

No felony convictions within the past 7 years

Must be willing to drug test for employment

Desire to work in all weather conditions

Internet access (required for some homework)

Journeyman Upgrade Class Schedule

Must Drug Testing Program


Verify your annual drug test and completed training

What's Going on at 131? 


 IBEW Local 131 is open for business.  We prefer Book 2 signs done by home locals, but we're open for in person signs.  Our office is closed from 11:30am-12:30pm for lunch.  

 Dues payments can now be accessed online.  Sign into your account today! (IBEW 131 Members Only - Username is your last name and the password is your Dues Receipt Card Number)


Interested in the IBEW 131?

Sign up for Fall Safety Classes

Apprenticeship Classes Starting in the Fall