Non-Discrimination Pledge to Applicants and Apprentices

This program encourages men and women of any color or race to make application on scheduled dates and times. We do NOT discriminate against anyone (applicant or apprentice) for any reason with regards to race, color, religion, national origin or sex. We require only that qualified applicants be a minimum 18 years of age at the time of application.

Notice of right to register complaints

Any Apprentice or Applicant for Apprenticeship (or agent on their behalf) who believes that he or she has been discriminated against on the bases of race, color, religion, national origin or sex, or that equal opportunity standards have not been followed, has 180 days from the date of the alleged discrimination to register a complaint.

The complaint shall be in writing and shall be signed by the complainant. It must include the name, address and telephone number of the person allegedly discriminate against, the program sponsor involved, and a brief description of the circumstances of the failure to apply the equal opportunity standards. Complaints may be registered with ETAK, the U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training (BAT) or the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission (EEOC) at the following addresses:


Electrician Training Academy at Knoxville
6107 Central Avenue Pike
Knoxville, TN 37912

BAT: U.S. Department of Labor, Bureau of Apprenticeship and Training

Mr. Nathaniel Brown
State Director
Airport Executive Plaza
1321 Murfreesboro Road
Suite 541
Nashville, TN 37217-2648

Federal EEOC

U.S. Government Office of EEOC – Metro Center
50 Vantage Place, Suite 202
Nashville, TN 37228-9940

State EEOC

Tennessee Office of Human Rights
530 Church Street
Nashville, TN 37243