This hands-on program prepares you for entry-level work in the electrical trades in less than a year. Gain the knowledge, skills and training required to work as an electricial technician.
Program length – 10 months
Created by industry professionals who understand the industry, our program includes only the career-specific courses you really need. Courses for this program include electrical safety, conduit bending, AC/DC theory, motor controls and operations, transformers, and branch and feeder calculations.
Electrical technicians work along with electricians installing, maintaining, and repairing electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures. Basically they work with any equipment or device which involves electricity. They may work with electricians or electrical engineers on site to keep machinery and other specialty equipment working correctly. The U.S. Bureau of Labor predicts 34,100 new electricial engineering technicians will be needed between 2014 and 2024.1
1U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, 2016-2017 Edition, Job Outlook, retrieved 4/26/16