National Electrical Contractors Association

The Voice Of The Electrical Construction Industry

Professional Development

Professional Development

NECA’s professional development programs provide information and instruction on innovation, business trends and effective leadership that electrical contractors can only get from the industry leader. We provide the education and training that keeps our members on the forefront of the electrical contracting industry.

NECA Offers the Professional Development Resources You Need, Including:


NECA offers online and local instructor-led courses for individuals at any level of the electrical contracting industry on leadership, project management, business management, technology and more.
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Career Resources

NECA provides you with the resources you need to get you started with a career in the industry, including activities at colleges and universities through NECA's Student Chapter program and mentoring opportunities.
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Licensing Information

View information on state electrical and licensing requirements.
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Conferences and Special Events

Opportunities to connect with your peers in the industry through our annual convention and trade show, NECA Now Leadership Conference and Future Leaders, Women in NECA, Business Developers and Safety Professionals groups.
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NECA is an Authorized Provider by the International Association for Continuing Education and Training (IACET) and offers IACET Continuing Education Units (CEUs) for MEI programs that quality under the ANSI/IACET 1–2007 Standard.

  • 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!
  • NECA 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.