Apprentice Day

The Puget Sound Chapter, NECA has teamed up with the Pacific Northwest’s premier local Joint Apprentice Training Centers to bring you, an Apprentice Day on October 8th at the upcoming NECA Convention and Trade Show in Seattle, WA.

Apprentice Day will include a customized workshop aimed at enhancing and contributing to the needs of our professional apprentices working at all levels of electrical contracting, from first year to fifth year. Following the workshop, all participants will be granted free admittance to the #1 industry trade show, the NECA Show.

Who’s Invited?

Calling all of the apprentices in the Pacific Northwest. Area locals and JATC’s are encouraged to attend this exclusive event.

About the Show

NECA presents the largest gathering of over 300 manufacturers and distributers showcasing the latest technological advances in such areas as power supply, security, tools, integrated building systems, lighting and controls, solar/PV, storage, and more!

Transportation, trade show admission, continental breakfast and lunch voucher will be provided.


Free Online registration to the 2017 NECA Show and Apprentice Day is available for any local area JATC. Enter code “JATCNECA” in the Invitation Code field prior to starting your registration.

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For more information, please contact your local JATC Training Director or Chris Reigelsperger, NECA Puget Sound Chapter Office, or (206) 284-2150.

Schedule of Events:


 9:00 am Busses depart from pickup locations.
10:00 am Program Start – Welcome!

  • Chris Reigelsperger, Director of Services Puget Sound Chapter, NECA


 10:05 am  Panel Discussion “The Benefits of Apprenticeship”

  • NECA and IBEW Industry Leaders
  • Moderator – Chris Reigelsperger, Puget Sound Chapter, NECA
10:35 am Remarks from our Sponsors (Milwaukee Tool and NECA’s Puget Sound Chapter)
10:50 am Welcome to the NECA 2017 Seattle convention & trade show!

  • Beth Ellis, NECA Executive Director, Convention/Exposition


 11:00 am  Leadership Keynote

  • Michael Callanan, Sr.


 11:25 am Wrap-up & hit the NECA Show floor!