The Electrical Diploma program provides students with technical skills and practical knowledge, as well as the skills needed to perform installation tasks, provide service, and troubleshoot and repair residential, commercial, and industrial electrical systems. Graduates from this program will be able to fill positions as an electrician’s helper in residential and construction firms in the electrical trade industry. Students are eligible to sit for the following certiﬁcation exams:
- Credential Craft Professional (NCCER)
- OSHA 10
- High School Diploma or a recognized equivalent.
Prepare for Your Electrical NCCT Exam
Graduates from the Electrical Diploma program will be eligible for certain NCCT exams and will be able to fill entry-level positions as non-licensed electrical specialists.
Electrical School Core Diploma Courses:
You can earn your Electrical diploma in just a few months!
INDUSTRIAL SAFETYClock Hours: 64 This course emphasizes the fundamental concepts related to safety and health in the industrial, manufacturing, and servicing industries. Prevention and remedial measures to face accidents caused by electric shocks, and toxic gases inhalations are discussed. Regulation of the Department of Labor and OSHA applicable to these industries is also covered.
INTRODUCTORY CRAFT SKILLSClock Hours: 64 This course encompasses classroom and labwork study of introductory craft skills and safety. Areas of study include basic safety, construction math, hand and power tools, construction drawings, rigging, communication skills, employability skils, and material handling.
ELECTRICAL LEVEL 1Clock Hours: 120 This course encompasses classroom and labwork study of the fundamental skills of the electrical trade. Areas of study include the core curriculum of the electrical trade, its history, safety, tools, and skills used by modern electricians, including: understanding circuits, reading codes, installation, bending conduit, and testing equipment.
ELECTRICAL LEVEL 2Clock Hours: 140 This course encompasses classroom and labwork study of the novice skill areas of the electrical trade. Areas of study include electrical mathematics, drawings and blueprints, building structure, and current.
ELECTRICAL LEVEL 3Clock Hours: 160 This course encompasses classroom and labwork study of the intermediate skill areas of the electrical trade. Areas of study include load calculations, lighting, advanced safety, equipment, power loads, and cable systems.
ELECTRICAL LEVEL 4Clock Hours: 180 This course encompasses classroom and labwork study of the advanced skill areas of the electrical trade. Areas of study include load calculations, health care facilities, emergency and specialty systems, and crew leadership.
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- 344 theory hours
- 384 lab hours
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