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

Safe To Work for You

Verify your annual drug test and completed training

What's Going on at 131? 


 IBEW Local 131 is open for business to it's members.  We prefer Book 2 signs to ONLY be done by fax from home locals.  

 Masks ARE REQUIRED to enter the hall.

 If you have any COVID-19 symptoms, please do not come into the hall.  If you need special accommodations, please contact the hall to do so.

 Dues payments can now be accessed online.  Sign into your account today! (IBEW 131 Members Only)


Interested in the IBEW 131?

Sign up for Fall Safety Classes

Apprenticeship Classes Starting in the Fall