Electrical Safety and Licensing Advisory Board

Texas Department of Licensing and Regulation
To Increase the Number of Qualified Electricians
Thursday, March 22, 2018 - 9:00 a.m.
North Campus Building - 1st Floor Public Meeting Room
1106 Clayton Lane, Austin, Texas


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  1. Call to Order
  2. Roll Call and Certification of a Quorum
  3. Call the Summit to Order and Reiterate Poll Everywhere Participation Option  
  4. Review Information and Feedback from Summit - Part 1
  5. Review Reports and Articles Related to the Construction Industry Workforce
    1. Workforce Demands in the Construction Industry
    2. Moving Forward: Findings and Recommendations from the Consultative Council
    3. Electrical Construction & Maintenance Article: “Overcoming the Attitude Shortage”
  6. Apprenticeships: Recruiting Efforts and Competing Industries
  7. State Reciprocity and Regulatory Requirements
  8. Brainstorming Exercise – Revisit Possible Solutions to Address the Shortage of Qualified Electricians
  9. Review and Discuss Path Forward for All Participants and Action Items (if any)
  10. Adjournment