National Electrical Contractors Association

The Voice Of The Electrical Construction Industry

Professional Development

Colleges & Universities

NECA works with many Colleges & Universities from our Student Chapter program, to competitions. We provide resources for students looking to become more involved with our membership and industry partners.

Student Chapter Conferences

Members of NECA student chapters are invited to join the sponsoring local NECA chapter for regular meetings and participate in the Student Chapter Summit held in conjunction with NECA’s annual convention and trade show. Student chapter members may also attend the annual NECA Future Leaders Meeting for young and emerging electrical construction professionals and the NECA Safety Conference at a discounted rate.

NECA Career Center

Students looking for a job in the electrical construction industry can upload their resume and qualifications and view the latest employment opportunities at no charge.

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NECA Student Chapters


NECA’s student chapter program is open to any college or university that offers a curriculum that helps prepare students for a career in the electrical construction industry. NECA chapters work with local universities to establish NECA student chapters to support these students.

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Teachers & Student Resources


Whether you are studying electrical contracting or want to introduce students to electrical contracting, NECA has several resources for educators.

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  • View a complete listing of NECA's resources and industry information by topic.
  • NECA’s education programs provide innovation, business trends and effective leadership exclusive to electrical contractors.
  • NECA is working every day to ensure you have every opportunity available to stay on top of the issues affecting your business and to be directly in touch with your Senators and your Representative in Congress.
  • The NECA Convention is an exciting mix of opportunities for education, inspiration, networking, and fun!
  • NECA communities are member-initiated groups where contractors and industry professionals sharing common interests and business concerns can come together.
  • NECA membership isn’t just about saving your firm time and money; it’s also about helping your company make more money and achieve success!
  • schneider-electric-charging-stationNECA contractors employ the most highly trained and reliable workforce in the industry. They will get your job done right the first time, on time, without disrupting your business.