Electrician

An electrician is a tradesman specializing in electrical wiring of buildings, stationary machines, and related equipment. Electricians may be employed in the installation of new electrical components or the maintenance and repair of existing electrical infrastructure. Electricians may also specialize in wiring ships, airplanes, and other mobile platforms, as well as data and cable. Electricians install and maintain all of the electrical and power systems for our homes, businesses, and factories. They install and maintain the wiring and control equipment through which electricity flows. They also install and maintain electrical equipment and machines in factories and a wide range of other businesses.

About Our Program

  • Caring Instructors that treat you like “you” matter
  • The course is 20 weeks long broken into two phases
  • The program comes at NO COST to you
  • Program start dates are every 10 weeks  
  • Pre-Apprenticeship
  • Work study Options
  • Toolkits for class
  • Tutoring available
  • NO SCHOOl Loans to pay back
  • Experienced Instructors
  • Classroom Environment
  • Professional development
  • Resume building
  • Job placement assistance

What You Will Learn

  • Electrician Trade Terms
  • Electrical Panel Terms
  • Residential Wiring
  • Commercial Wiring
  • Pipe Bending
  • Electrical Safety
  • Electrical Theory
  • Electrical Circuitry
  • Hands-on Installation Training
  • Print Reading
  • Problem-Solving
  • Electrical Math

Essential Duties

  • Read blueprints or technical diagrams
  • Install and maintain wiring, control, and lighting systems
  • Inspect electrical components, such as transformers and circuit breakers
  • Identify electrical problems with a variety of testing devices
  • Repair or replace wiring, equipment, or fixtures using hand tools and power tools
  • Follow state and local building regulations based on the National Electric Code
  • Direct and train workers to install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring or equipment

Course Information

This specialty has a pre-requisite of previous completion of Algebra course with ‘C’ grade or higher, as documented on high school or other transcripts, or completion of the National Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee (NJATC) for the Electrical Industry course, which is offered online.

Additional Resources

Information Session Registration Form

Electrician

Every Wednesday at 10 a.m.