Joint Apprentice & Training Committee

***The next Elevator Division Apprentice Meeting will be Monday, December 5th in the Balcony Lounge at Local 3, Flushing.*** 

School Closures/Class Night Changes:

Tuesday Students: 

  1. There will be no class Tuesday, September 27, 2022.  The make-up class will be held Monday, October 17th.
  2. There will be no class Tuesday, November 8, 2022.  The make-up class will be held Monday November 7th.

​Thursday Students:

  1. There will be no class Thursday, November 24, 2022. The make-up class will be held Monday, November 21st.

Mandatory Safety Seminar:

The Safety Seminar will be held in the Auditorium of Local 3, IBEW at 158-11 Harry Van Arsdale Jr Avenue on the following Dates:

Tuesday Students:Monday, December 12, 2022 at 5:30pm. Valid Local 3, IBEW Union Card Required.

Thursday Students:Wednesday, November 30, 2022 at 5:30pm. Valid Local 3, IBEW Union Card Required.


Will take place at the JEO Office on Monday, September 19, 2022 from 5:00pm to 6:00pm. You will have accumulated one absence of school with one absence remaining for the semester.  All OTJRs owed must be settled before you are eligible to register.  Monies for unreturned textbooks from prior semesters can be paid by money order at the time of Registration.  See complete registration requirements below. (posted 1:50pm 9/9/22)

Union Cards: If you do not have your Local 3 Union Card, please contact the Maintenance Dept and ask for email verification of Union status. (posted 9/7/22)

Effective 9/1/22: All Apprentices & Staff have the option to email proof of their Covid-19 Vaccination  to Office@jeojatc.com in advance of the September 8th Registration.  Acceptable proof is one of the following:

  1. A CDC Vaccination Card.
  2. A NYC Vaccination Record or other official immunization record incl. from health care provider.
  3. Excelsior Pass or Excelsior Pass Plus.

The Fall 2022 semester will resume in person at Queens Technical High School.

According to New York City's Department of Education, and by order of the Commissioner of Health and Mental Hygiene, Queens Technical High School requires all adults entering the building to be vaccinated against Covid-19.

Vaccinated against Covid-19 is defined as receiving either: one dose of Johnson & Johnson's Janssen Covid-19 vaccine; two doses of Pfizer-BioNTech vaccine; or two doses of Moderna vaccine.

All Apprentices and staff will be required to provide a physical Vaccination Card as proof of vaccination on night of School Registration.

Please continue to consult this website periodically for the latest information.  As more information becomes available it will be posted here first.

Mandatory Registration for the FALL 2022 semester will be held on: 

DATE:     Thursday, September 8, 2022

PLACE:    Joint Committee Offices of the Elevator Industry

           35-40 36th Street, 2nd Floor

           Long Island City, NY 11106

TIME:     4th & 3rd Year Apprentices - 5:00 - 6:00 P.M.

          1st & 2nd Year Apprentices - 6:00 - 7:00 P.M.


  1. $40 Money Order, Payable to:  "J. A. T. C."
  2. Photo I.D. (Driver's License Preferred)
  3. Valid Union Card - NO JUNE 2022 Cards
  4. Original Covid-19 Vaccination Card-Paper Cards Only.
  5. Copy Latest Pay Stub (Jul 2022/Aug 2022)

*On-the-Job Reports must be current to be eligible to register.

**The cost of unreturned textbooks must be remitted to register for the Fall 2022 semester.


Note:   If you would like to request a certain night of Apprentice School, you must call our office

        between Monday, August 15 through  Wednesday, August 31, 2022.


APPRENTICE SCHOOL CLASSES: The 1st day of in person class at Queens Technical HS is as follows:

 Tuesday in person Classes begin Tuesday, September 13, 2022 at 5:30 P.M. 

Thursday in-person Classes begin Thursday, September 15, 2022 at 5:30 P.M.  

**Queens Technical High School is located at 37-02 47th Avenue, Long Island City, Queens, NY** 


 Late Registration:

***Any Apprentice who registers late will miss one class of school and will accumulate one (1) absence with one (1) absence remaining for the semester.


 Date: 9/19/22

 Time: 5pm-6pm

 Place: JEO office, 35-40 36th St., LIC

 Bring all required documents and fees as outlined in the School Registration Memo.