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?

Code Update Classes:

September 14th & 15th (Sat & Sun)

October 26th & 27th (Sat & Sun)

November 23rd & 24th (Sat & Sun)

December 14th & 15th (Sat & Sun)

- Located at the Union Hall

- Call (269) 382-1762 or email Morris to sign up. 

- Class is limited to first 30 

- Cost is $25.00 - Cash or Check

5th Year Golf Outing - All Benefits go to Sylvia's Place

Saturday, May 18th @ 8:00am; T-off at 9am

Flat Rate: $85; Apprentices $75

Register Here

Pay Here

**NEBF Announcement**

 IBEW Local 131 is open for business from 8:00am - 4:30pm.  We prefer Book 2 signs done by email or fax, 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?

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