Inside Wireman - Telecommunications Technician

For all areas, requirements are:​

  • Must be 17 or older (18 at start of program)

  • Be a graduate from high school or have a G.E.D.

  • Must have passed one year of high school algebra or one semester of college algebra.

  • Must have a valid driver's license



Here are the ways to apply for the Dubuque Electrical Apprenticeship

  • You can print a "Request for an Application Form" and a Q&A flyer at the links below.

  • You can pick up a request form in person Monday through Friday, 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM at the IBEW Local 704 office located at 1610 Garfield Ave, Dubuque, IA 52001.

  • Application request forms can also be mailed individually by contacting our Training Director, Greg Willging at

Dubuque Application Request Form

Understanding the Process Q&A

Adult Students

680 Main St, Ste 100 Dubuque IA United States 52001

(563) 513-9948

(563) 557-0319


The Dubuque Electrical Apprenticeship Program will not discriminate against apprenticeship applicants or apprentices based on race, color, religion, national origin, sex (including pregnancy and gender identity), sexual orientation, genetic information, or because they are an individual with a disability or a person 40 years old or older.  The Dubuque Electrical Apprenticeship Program will take affirmative action to provide equal opportunity in apprenticeship and will operate the apprenticeship program as required under Title 29 of the Code of Federal Regulations, part 30.