Electrician, Signmaker Apprentice Last updated 01/05/2021

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Fees

License Fee Description Exemptions
$0.00 Apprentices are expected to pay the cost of tuition and the cost of books, this amount varies per committee. In some cases, these costs are paid by the employer or reimbursed to the apprentice by the apprenticeship committee.<br><br>Many programs require that apprentices have a basic tool kit and appropriate work clothes and safety equipment such as gloves or goggles. Reliable transportation is important.<br><br>A small number of apprenticeship programs charge a non-refundable application fee up to $25. None

Description

This is an apprenticeship for the sign fabricators craft and leads to the Limited Journeyman Sign Electrician license. Sign fabricators craft signs by hand from a variety of materials including metal, plastic and glass. Tools used include state-of-the-art equipment such as computerized numerical control (CNC) cutting machines and computer driven plotters, as well as traditional equipment such as hydraulic cranes for installations and repairs.

Duration

8,000 hours (approximately 4 years).

Renewal Information

Apprentice licenses are automatically renewed for active apprentices and trainees.

Duplicate License Requirements

Active apprentices and trainees can obtain replacement licenses by contacting:

Oregon Apprenticeship and Training Division
971-673-0760
971-673-0768 (fax)
atdemail@boli.state.or.us
www.oregon.gov/BOLI/ATD

Processing Time

Processing Time Description
1 Month

Prerequisites and Requirements

Prerequisites

Required Documentation

None

Examination Information

Apprentices in electrical and plumbing occupations are referred to the Oregon Building Codes Division for their license exam upon completion of the program (licensing fees apply).

Continuing Education Requirements

None

Bonding Requirements

None

Insurance Requirements

None

Additional Information

Other Information

None

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