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IEC Chesapeake is working to move apprenticeship students to an alternative method of instruction and will notify students of their revised schedule shortly. Questions can be directed to Joe Harber at 301.621.9545 x106 or Ed Hersl at 301.621.9545 x107. For updates on COVID-19 please visit https://www.cdc.gov/

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New Paid Sick Leave

New Paid Sick Leave Requirements

3/20/2020

The new paid sick leave provisions require private sector employers with fewer than 500 employees to provide two weeks of paid sick leave (80 hours for full-time employees and typical number of hours over two weeks for part-time employees).

Eligible Employees: The paid sick leave is available to any employee without regard to duration of employment if they are unable to work or telework because they are:

  • Subject to a government quarantine or isolation order related to COVID-19,
  • Have been advised by health provider to self-quarantine due to COVID-19,
  • Experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 and seeking medical diagnosis,
  • Caring for an ...
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Featured Stories

Federated Insurance

Learn the Lingo, Remove the Mystery, Gain Some Confidence

3/8/2020

As a business owner, there’s so much more to know about insurance than premiums (payments in exchange for coverage), losses (incidents that cause financial ...

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Risk Management: Prevention Could Mean Profits

2/8/2020

Establishing and promoting a culture of risk management can have a silent, but significant, impact at your business. Prioritizing safety and judgment can help protect ...

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MD Small Business Day

2020 Maryland Small Business Day

1/5/2020

February 11th, 2020 8:30 am - 2:00 pm

Location
Maryland State House
100 State Cir
Annapolis, MD 21401-1924
 
Event Pricing: $25

 

Join fellow small ...

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Archive

Field Calculation Class

Field Calculation Class

4/17/2016

Course Overview
This class is designed to help electricians with every day calculation problems in ...

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Philips Lighting Event

Philips Contractor Event

4/17/2016

Philips Lighting and your local Philips lighting representative, Zanger Associates, welcome you to join us ...

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Scholarship Application

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IECF Scholarship Fund Deadline: June 1st 2016

4/4/2016

The purpose of the IEC Foundation Scholarship Fund is to provide annual scholarships to both ...

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career path

New Incentive Program for Employers to Support Registered Apprenticeships

4/4/2016

Governor’s Executive Order Forty-Nine provides a total of $400,000 annually in funding for ...

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Aerial Lifts

NIOSH and OSHA provide online resources to prevent aerial lift injuries and fatalities

4/4/2016

While aerial lifts are used frequently at construction, warehousing, and many other jobsites, they can ...

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Solar and Wind

Maryland House Advances Major Bill to Expand Renewable Energy

4/3/2016

ANNAPOLIS—The Maryland House of Delegates voted by a resounding, bipartisan margin -- 92-43 -- today to ...

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Rexel

IEC Cheseapeake Thanks Rexel, Inc.

4/3/2016

Sam Karas, Energy Specialist for Rexel. Inc. and a group of top manufactures have donated ...

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Shepherd Electric

Shepherd Electric Donates Materials

4/3/2016

Long- time Associate Partner with IEC Chesapeake, Shepherd Electric, has made a substantial donation of ...

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Grant Shmelzer

IEC Chesapeake Executive Director, Grant Shmelzer, to be named as Chair of the Maryland Youth Advisory Apprenticeship Committee

4/3/2016

Our Executive Director, Grant Shmelzer, has recently been asked to move from his Governor appointed ...

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Parallel Universe

Parallel Universes, Women, Electrical, and the Military…..Scratching your head yet?

4/3/2016

Parallel Universes, Women, Electrical, and the Military…..Scratching your head yet?

Electricians are mathematical thinkers- ...

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Money One

10 Great Ways to Spend an Income Tax Refund

By: Money One Federal Credit Union
4/3/2016

Expecting a substantial income tax refund this year? If so, you are in the majority ...

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Cyber-Crime is Scary and Expensive

By: Federated Insurance
4/3/2016

Cyber-Crime is Scary and Expensive

Business owners today understand the tremendous benefits of using the ...

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Zika Virus
Fisher & Phillips

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Zika Virus FAQs for Employers

4/1/2016
Maryland Apprenticeship Ambassador Program

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