The apprenticeship currently instructs 45 students in all disciplines of electrical work. After completing a five year combination of classroom and on the job training and passing the State of Michigan electrical exam, our students are certified as Journeyman Wireman.


Apprentice applications are available year round during normal business hours. Applications may be picked up at the apprenticeship school located at K. I. Sawyer, 304 Avenue A, Gwinn Michigan. Additionally applications can be mailed to your residence by requesting one via the telephone or by email. Our phone number is 906-346-2717 and by email at ibew906director@gmail.com.

Our staff consists of Eric Nees, instructor and Randy Ruppel training director.

If you require additional information feel free to contact us at the number listed above.