Photo Gallery: Secretary Perez Tours San Francisco Electrical Training Trust
(March 4, 2014)
Secretary Perez visits the Electrical Apprenticeship Training Facility of the San Francisco Joint Electrical Training Trust.
Secretary Perez sees first-hand apprentices at work at the Electrical Apprenticeship Training Facility.
Secretary Perez learns about conduit bending.
Secretary Perez prepares for conduit bending.
Secretary Perez tries conduit bending.
Secretary Perez tries conduit installing.
After all that hard work, Secretary Perez signs the installment.
Secretary Perez visits a class and talks to apprentices about their experience at the training facility.
Secretary Perez sits down with apprentices to talk about their experience in the training program. One apprentice said he found "the golden ticket" when describing his success in the program.
Secretary Perez joins a roundtable discussion on the success of the apprenticeship program. Since 1999, 520 apprentices have completed the trust's apprenticeship program and are now Journeyman Inside Wiremen.
Secretary Perez discusses the apprenticeship training program at the IBEW Electrician Museum. The program's graduate rate is 93 percent.
Secretary Perez meets with officials from the San Francisco Joint Electrical Training Trust. The trust is run jointly by the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers Local 6 and the San Francisco Electrical Contractors Association.