US Department of Labor Awards CLTC & Partners $5M+ to Expand Electrical Training Programs

Published: Mon, 03/09/2020

CLTC is excited to share that the US Department of Labor recently awarded $5M+ to CLTC and our training partners to support the expansion of electrical training programs across California and Nevada!  This four-year funding is part of the Apprenticeship: Closing the Skills Gap grant program and will be used to develop a Smart Cities apprenticeship tract that includes advanced electrical training on:

  • Cyber-secure building wiring and switching techniques
  • Automated demand management and demand response
  • Building automation and networking infrastructure

CLTC warmly acknowledges all of our training partners who make this project possible, and we look forward to the work ahead!

  • California Advanced Lighting Controls Training Program
  • International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers
  • National Electrical Contractors Association
  • Electrical Workers Apprenticeship Committee of San Luis Obispo
  • San Mateo County Electrical Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee
  • Electrical Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee of Southern Nevada
  • Ventura County Electrical Joint Apprenticeship Training Program
  • San Joaquin and Calaveras Counties Electrical Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee
  • Fresno, Madera, Kings, and Tulare Counties of California Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee
  • San Diego and Imperial Counties Electrical Training Institute
  • San Francisco Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee
  • Kern County Electrical Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee
  • Southern Sierras Chapter of the IBEW and NECA
  • Los Angeles County Electrical Educational and Training Trust Fund, dba Electrical Training Institute
  • Northern Nevada Electric Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee
  • The Alameda County Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee for the Electrical Trade
  • Orange County Electrical Joint Apprenticeship and Training Trust
  • Santa Barbara County Electrical Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee
  • Sacramento Electrical Workers Joint Apprenticeship Training Committee
  • Santa Clara County Electrical Joint Training Apprenticeship and Training Committee
  • Redwood Empire Electrical Training Trust
  • International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local Union 40
  • Tricounties Electrical Training Trust
  • ICF International, Inc.
  • The Bit Bazaar LLC

Staff Researchers

Michael Siminovitch, Ph.D.

Director; Rosenfeld Chair in Energy Efficiency
(530) 747-3835

Staff Contact

Cori Jackson

Program Director
(530) 902-8360