Electrician, Limited Energy Technician Class A (LEA) Apprentice
Last updated 10/25/2022
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This apprenticeship leads to the Limited Energy Class A Technician license. Limited energy Class A technicians install, maintain, replace and repair electrical systems and equipment of under 100 volt-amperes, including protective signaling systems (fire alarm, nurse call, security), communications systems (data telecommunications, intercom and paging) and specialized control systems (HVAC, medical, boiler, clock and instrumentation).
6,000 hours (approximately 3 to 4 years).
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
Prerequisites and Requirements
Apprenticeship applicants must be at least 17 years of age to apply, and 18 to begin the program. In addition, they must provide proof of high school graduation or equivalent general education development (GED) certificate. They must also complete at least one year of high school algebra or equivalent post-high school algebra course with a passing grade of C, or provide equivalent math placement test results. Apprenticeship committees may require additional qualifications.
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).
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