(714) 245-9988 info@ocett.org

How to Apply

Valid Driver’s License || Social Security Card || High School Diploma or  equivalent (GED or H.S.P.E.) || Official Sealed High School Transcripts

Your official sealed transcripts must show successful completion of (2 semesters) of High School Algebra 1 with a passing grade of “C” or better in each semester, or one post high school Algebra course (e.g. Adult Education, Continuing Education, Community College, etc.) with a passing grade of “C” or better or provide evidence of having successfully completed the NJATC Tech Math Course.


If your High School diploma or transcripts are in any language other than English, you must have them translated into English by a certified translator before submission to us.

Other Requirements:

Applicants selected for employment will be subject to a physical and drug screening prior to acceptance. Applicants testing positive for any controlled substance will not be accepted for training.

 The apprentice shall be under the constant supervision of a Journeyman Electrician at all times; the trade requires physical effort on the part of the apprentice to do climbing, crawling, crouching and working in cramped quarters. Depending on the job, the work may be performed indoors or outdoors. The major portion of duties is indoors or in semi-shelter or unfinished buildings.

 The applicant must meet all preliminary qualifications before proceeding further. The selection of apprentices will be made on the basis of qualifications alone, without regard to race, creed, color, sex or national origin.

 Next Step:

Qualified applicants will be notified by email of the date, time and place to report to for aptitude examination. The test battery covers reading comprehension and math.


Military Applicants

Military Applicants with an Honorable Discharge within 5 years must bring in their DD-214, Member 4 form along with Valid Driver’s License and Social Security Card. Individuals applying under this provision, will be scheduled for the entrance test and will go to Interview.