For more than 37 years, the Independent Electrical Contractors Rocky Mountain (IECRM) has been the leading electrical and renewable energy contractor association in
Colorado. Representing more than 225 member companies and educating over 2,300 electrical apprentices and licensed electricians annually, IECRM is dedicated to
educating, promoting, and advancing the electrical industry.
IECRM, located in Denver, Colorado, is a chapter of the Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC), a national trade association for merit shop electrical and systems contractors and is the largest IEC electrical apprenticeship training program in the country.
What does it take to become an electrician?
In order to take the license exam to become a Journeyman electrician in the state of Colorado or Wyoming, an individual must have a combination of 8,000 hours on-the-job training, and at least 288 hours of classroom training for a total of 4 years of apprentice experience. Apprenticeship is an “earn and learn” training model that combines work-based learning with related classroom teaching using the highest industry standards. IECRM provides the classroom training that is required by the state of Colorado and offers resources to connect individuals to companies that are hiring. Please visit our FAQ page for more information.
The next enrollment period for new students will begin in June of 2020.
- Main Northglenn Campus: 11429 Pearl Street, Northglenn, CO 80233
- Fort Collins Campus: 912 Smithfield Dr., Ft. Collins, CO 80524
- South Denver Location: 15653 Brookstone Dr., Parker, CO 80134
- Live-Online Program: Online
2017 Code and NEC Changes books are NOW available to purchase at IECRM and online. Get yours today!
What’s Coming Up?
Dec 2019Volunteer to Walk in the 9NEWS Parade of Lights – Friday, December 6, 2019 - Saturday, December 7, 2019 at 6:30 pm - 9:30 pm
Safety Forum: Wellness and Health – Wednesday, December 11, 2019 at 7:30 am - 9:00 am
IECRM’s Annual Policy Forum will be held at the Quarterly Membership Luncheon — All Welcome…and Encouraged!
Thursday, November 14, 2019 (12:00 PM – 1:30 PM)
The IECRM Government Relations Committee will host the Annual P