chattanooga electrical apprenticeship and training center

Tim Fowler

Tim Fowler, Journeyman Wireman of the IBEW Local 175, has been a JATC instructor for 20 years. He is certified in OSHA 500, High Voltage Splicing, CAT 5 Data Terminations, First AID/CPR, 70E, and Fiber Optics.

Tim has been an experienced electrician for 38 years for electrical contractors such as CEC Electric, EC Teas, Lawson, and L.E. Meyers.

He attended the University of Tennessee at Chattanooga and Lincoln Memorial University.

Tim is an active member of the Southeast Tennessee Workforce Board and the Hamilton County Electrical Board.

When he isn't at school, Tim loves motorcycle riding, deer hunting, and camping.

You can contact Tim Fowler at tfowler.jatc@gmail.com


Freddie Combs, a Journeyman Wireman out of the Local IBEW 175, has been active in the electrical trade for 26 years working with contractors such as Combs Electric and NABCO Electric.

He has been teaching at the JATC for 20 years and is currently a 1st-year apprentice instructor.

Freddie joined the staff of the Chattanooga Electrical JATC as the Assistant Training Director in 2021.

You can reach Freddie Combs at fcombs.jatc@gmail.com


Contact Us Chattanooga Electrical Apprenticeship and Training Center
3924 Volunteer Drive. Chattanooga, TN 37416 | (423) 894-9053