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Graduation Class of 2018

Graduation 2018

6/16/2018

First, let us again thank our generous 2018 sponsors, Dominion Electric Supply and Shepherd Electric Supply. Without our sponsors, we cannot deliver a fitting graduation to the hard working Journeyman class each year. Member devotion to both our core mission of training, and the celebration of achievement, is impressive.

This year, our 33rd annual graduation, was our largest- 122 Electrical Apprenticeship graduates and 500 in attendance.  We love this event; it’s the culmination of all we work for…but don’t take our word for it.

From Mike Basham, Vice President of Rommel Construction:

“As you all know ...

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Kelly Schulz and Grant Shmelzer

KELLY M. SCHULZ, Secretary of Labor, Licensing, & Regulation with Grant Shmelzer, IEC Chesapeake President.

Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake Joins Maryland Apprenticeship Ambassador Program

6/16/2018

BALTIMORE (June 5, 2018) – Maryland Labor Secretary Kelly M. Schulz today welcomed the Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake (IEC) to the Maryland Apprenticeship Ambassador Program. The ...

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PDU Cables Take Off Service
PDU Cables Take Off Service

Yep, We Have an AP for That...Benefits of Prefabrication

By Grant Shmelzer, Executive Director, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/ IECC
6/15/2018

Yep, We Have an AP for That...PDU Cables, a valued IECC Associate Partner, shares this with us regarding pre-fabrication: from Tom Shear at PDU ...

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Yep, We Have an AP for That: BRK 3 in 1 Smoke Detector
BRK smoke detectors

Yep, We Have an AP for That: BRK 3 in 1 Smoke Detector

By Jenny Boone, Business Development, Independent Electrical Contractors Chesapeake/IECC
5/29/2018

Our Associate Partners at Phoenix Sales proudly announce BRK Electronics latest 7030BSL, 3 in 1 Smoke/Carbon/ LED Strobe on the market.

Check this out ...

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There Are a Lot of Reasons to Like Legrand

4/17/2017

We love them at IEC Chesapeake because they are an active and supportive Associate Partner ...

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Apprenticeship Forward

Apprenticeship Forward Conference

By Grant Shmelzer, Executive Director, IEC Chesapeake
4/17/2017

I am pleased to announce that I have been asked to speak at and participate ...

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CPR/AED & First Aid Certification

CPR/AED & First Aid Certification

4/13/2017

This course teaches CPR, First Aid and AED use. This is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led ...

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Craft Beer

Belly Up To This Link

By Jenny Boone
4/11/2017

Stop. You had me at craft brewery. https://bestthingsmd.com/breweries/

All the cool kids ...

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Greek Apprentices

April: Your Apprenticeship Moment of Zen

By Grant Shmelzer, Executive Director, IEC Chesapeake
4/11/2017

So how far back does the concept of apprenticeship go?

As it turns out- waaaaay ...

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This Old House Promo

Casting Call: This Old House

4/7/2017

Want to be an apprentice with This Old House TV?

Apply to Generation NEXT for ...

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Email In Box

Take Alt/Delete/Control of Your Life

By Grant Shmelzer, Executive Director, IEC Chesapeake
4/5/2017

I’m guilty. You’re guilty. We all get a heapin’ helpin’ of guilty when ...

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Alexa Banner

You Smarty You

By Grant Shmelzer
4/3/2017

Our Associate Partners at Biben Sales have given us a “heads up” on Decora Smart- ...

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