Independent Electrical Contractors of New England
Empowering Electricians Since 1968.



We are located at 1800 Silas Deane Highway, which is a big brick apartment building called Stepny Place (across from Rita’s).  Go into the driveway of the apartment building and follow the driveway to the back right of the parking lot.  We are the small brick building with a carport and a flagpole (pictured above).

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February 26

Business Law Review

(For those preparing for the E-1 Licensing Exam)

4:00 pm - 6:00 pm

IEC New England ~ Rocky Hill 



March 3

E1/E2 License Exam Technical Refresher Prep Course

7:30 am - 4:00 pm

IEC New England ~ Rocky Hill



March 5 & 12


4:00 pm - 9:30 pm

(Must attend all hours both days.)

IEC New England ~ Rocky Hill



March 14

Dinnner Meeting

The Federal

5:30 pm

Agawam, MA

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Please note that all meetings, events, instructors and classes are subject to schedule change with proper notification.  
REFUND POLICY: A full refund, minus a $35.00 administrative fee, will be given if notification of cancellation is made 10 days prior to the training. After that date, no refund will be given and no-shows will not be refunded.  There is a $15 restocking fee for cancelled book orders.  IEC-NE reserves the right to cancel any event that does not meet the minimum registration requirements.         

What is IEC New England?

The Independent Electrical Contractors of New England, Inc. (IEC-NE) is the region’s premier trade association representing Connecticut, Massachusetts and Rhode Island independent electrical and systems contractors, aggressively working with the industry to establish a free environment for merit shops - a philosophy that promotes the concept of free enterprise, open competition and economic opportunity for all. 

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Upcoming Events and Classes

  Date Time Event Location City Registration
Mon, Feb 26, 2018 2/26/18 4:00pm Business Law Review IEC New England ~ 1800 Silas Deane Highway
Rear Building
Rocky Hill Register
Wed, Feb 28, 2018 2/28/18 4:30pm 2018 CT Continuing Education IEC New England, Instructor: Rich Bird Rocky Hill Full
Sat, Mar 3, 2018 3/3/18 7:30am E1/E2 Technical Refresher Prep Class IEC New England Rocky Hill Register
Sat, Mar 3, 2018 3/3/18 7:30am 2018 CT Continuing Education IEC New England, Instructor: Denis Vaillancourt Rocky Hill Register
Mon, Mar 5, 2018 3/5/18 4:00pm OSHA 10 IEC New England Rocky Hill Register
Mon, Mar 5, 2018 3/5/18 4:30pm 2018 CT Continuing Education Coventry Firehouse, 1265 Main Street, Instructor: Tim Ackert Coventry Full

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