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Mountain States Line Constructors Joint Apprenticeship and Training (MSLCAT) Program was created to provide a quality apprenticeship and training programs for the electrical construction industry. Our focus is clear and unwavering. We are committed to producing the industry’s finest craftsmen and have met employers training needs for over half a century.

We are an independent training agency operating under the electrical training ALLIANCE. Our national and international affiliations ensures consistent training and credentials that are recognized universally. Our program is registered with and monitored by the US Department of Labor, Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training.

We continually seek individuals who are enthusiastic and motivated and who have the aptitude to work in a challenging work environment. The men and women who build, repair and maintain electric power lines, and related systems can look forward to a demanding and rewarding career.

The MSLCAT geographic region includes the states of Colorado, Idaho, Montana, Utah and Wyoming.  To make sure this is the right geographic region for you visit:

All applicants for apprenticeship who complete the application process, including an oral interview, will be eligible for indenture. Applicants will be selected on an as needed basis, as jobs become available. A good candidate is someone who has done well in school, especially in math and science; has demonstrated reliability and a sincere desire to succeed; and has a positive attitude and a desire to work hard.


MSLCAT sponsors the following programs:


    Outside Lineman
    Traffic Signal Technician

    Substation Tech

Training Programs

    Gas Technician Operator Qualification Testing

    Gas Technician Operator    



    Journeyman Upgrade

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Why should a contractor Choose mslcat?

Manpower is an industry concern. Your workforce must be trained competent professionals. Your public image and your future are at stake. Mountain States can provide your company with highly motivated personnel to meet your needs.

Mountain States Line Constructors Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee is the premier provider of apprenticeship and training for the electrical industry in the mountain states geographical area.  We have been in the business of quality training for over half a century. Our apprenticeship program was first registered in 1959 with the Department of Labor, Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training.


Many of the area's finest craftsmen are Mountain States graduates. They are found working for electrical contractors, utilities, REA’s and co-ops. They are scattered throughout the ranks of management and are successful business owners.


Our programs are often imitated but never duplicated. The National Electrical Course for Apprentice Lineman is the base of our related training program. Recently revised and updated, the course is presented by fully qualified instructors, trained in the techniques of adult education. Our sponsors, the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and the National Electrical Contractors Association, strive together to create the best trained, most up-to-date electrical workforce in the country!

Our apprentices have met minimum standards, are pre-screened and come to you ready and eager to learn.  They are trained in job safety, are mobile and flexible.

Mountain States will:

    Solicit and process applications
    Administer the training program  
    Resolve disciplinary problems
    Meet your training needs

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