ECAO/IBEW NCS Program Featured in EB Magazine

Our popular 631A Network Cabling Specialist program has been featured in Electrical Business Magazine’s June 2022 Issue. In fact, it’s…

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Safety and Excellence Guaranteed with an ECAO and IBEW Apprenticeship

The IBEW and the ECAO work together to provide a strong and vibrant electrician apprenticeship program recognized as number one across the industry.

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Communications and low voltage work is currently a voluntary trade in Ontario, meaning you don’t have to have a trade…

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Local 353 steps up to host 2022 Skills Ontario Post Secondary Electrical Wiring Competition

It was a hard decision to make, the 2022 Skills Ontario Competitions would be held once more virtually via …

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Who We Are

IBEW CCO represents eleven IBEW Local Unions across the Province of Ontario, serving over 18,000 men and women working in various electrical sectors.

We are actively involved in protecting our membership, enforcing health and safety, and securing our market share through education and awareness.

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News & Media

Working for You

Read the Report

Nothing is more important than safety. Electricians deserve to go home safe to their families at the end of every work day.

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Occupational health and safety researcher Gavan Howe’s report on what the phrase "risk of harm" means to skilled tradespeople. The report detailed many potential sources of injury on work sites.

Advocacy: Research and Reporting

The IBEW CCO commissions studies from respected independent researchers to investigate issues that affect electricians, contractors, and the construction industry as a whole.


We bring members closer together to promote our trade, strengthen ties, and have a lot of fun!

Every spring our locals participate in the Skills Ontario trades showcase and competition.

Our hockey and baseball tournaments attract members from across the province, across the country, and even from the USA.

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Hockey Tournament

Richcraft Sensplex Arena, Ottawa

April 1st and 2nd, 2022

Baseball Tournament

Patrick Cummings Sports Complex, Chippawa, ON

July 22 &23, 2022