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WECA Utah - Salt Lake City Region Training Center

WECA Workforce Development

Committed to Helping Our Member Contractors Attract, Develop, and Retain a Skilled Workforce

Dedicated, full-time, certified and credentialed instructors.

Utah State and Federally-approved Commercial Electrical Apprenticeship program with continuously-updated, National Electric Code-current curriculum.

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Network with Other, Like-Minded Members of the Industry


Utah Electrical Contractors Now Eligible for WECA Membership

Looking for California or Arizona Contractor Membership? 


Western Electrical Contractors Association, Inc. (WECA) is the premier electrical contractors trade association in the American West, serving merit shop electrical and low voltage contractors, their employees, and the industry suppliers that support them.

In addition to its 90 years of history as the premier provider of electrical and low voltage training and apprenticeship in California, WECA now offers a Commercial Electrical Registered Apprenticeship that is both federally-approved and recognized by the Utah Department of Commerce, Division of Professional Licensing at its new Salt Lake City Region training center in Woods Cross.

In addition to world-class apprenticeship and training programs, WECA also provides the business services that help our member contractors succeed and grow. 

Contractor Membership Benefits- Utah

Apprenticeship Programs, Electrical Training and Education

Federally-approved and Division of Professional Licensing Commercial Electrical Registered Apprenticeship program with continuously-updated, National Electric Code-current curriculum. Apprentices attend class for two weeks, twice a year.

Skilled Workforce Development: Top-notch, technically-advanced classroom and hands-on, performance-based apprenticeship training for skill, quality, and safety.

Registered apprentice dispatch available to anywhere in Utah, Arizona, or California, based on apprentice availability.

Safety Training: Apprentices obtain OSHA 10, OSHA 30 and CPR certifications.

Project Engineer to Project Manager (PE to PM Program) for your non-electrician construction professionals.

Professional development opportunities for member contractors and their employees.

Support on Public Projects

Federal Davis Bacon Support

Assistance on Wage Calculations

Legal, Tax, and HR Assistance

Complimentary enrollment in a premium Human Resources platform. Utah HR forms, documents, and tools online, at your fingertips.

25% off for WECA Members for tax and accounting services for the first year from Scott & Baldwin, CPAs

·         Including confidential review and feedback on prior year tax returns

·         Including specialized uncommon knowledge tax strategies for Capital Gains

·         Including comparative analysis of your company financials against industry peers/benchmarks

Community Involvement and Networking

Western Electrical Contractors Education Foundation Donation and Sponsorship Opportunities: Donate your equipment to our labs as a tax write-off ; sponsor graduations and other events

Interact at Board and Membership meetings, Industry fundraisers; Hiring and Workforce Development events, Graduations

Industry Updates, News, Public Relations and Communications

Subscriptions to WECA eBulletin and Political Advocacy newsletters, with regular news briefs on industry news, union activity, political updates, training opportunities, and more

WECA publicizes your successes, on the jobsite and in the community, with articles in our communications, and press releases. Plus you can opt-in to pitch articles to major news outlets in conjunction with WECA.

Self-service site with online hours submissions, report downloads, course enrollments, and more 

Discounts and Promotions

Member discounts on PE to PM Classes

10% off promotional items from 4imprint.com

Free and discounted attendance at WECA-sponsored webinars and seminars

Special offers from WECA Industry Partners, including:

  • Savings of 20% on simPRO implementation cost, with a free, customized software consultation, and a monthly subscription plan with no lock-in contracts


Take advantage of these benefits. Apply to become a WECA Member Contractor.



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