This program will teach you basic A.C and D.C theory. You will learn how to install and maintain low voltage systems, apply electrical codes to install and maintain wiring circuits for residential, commercial, and industrial systems, and operate industrial controls and the fundamentals of solar and wind power energy. You’ll enjoy hands-on learning in PLC (Programmable Logic Controls) applications and learn to install and troubleshoot electrical equipment.

Course Topics

  • Electrical Equipment, Power, and Hand Tools
  • Wiring of Simple to Complex Electrical Circuits
  • Design and Set-up Electrical Circuits to Troubleshoot Problems
  • Use of Meters and Equipment
  • Wire Solar and Wind Energy Projects

Industry-Recognized Credentials

  • First Aid/CPR
  • NCCER Core & Level One Certification
  • Forklift Operation
  • Manlift Operation
  • OSHA 10-Hour

Bryan Moreland

Program Instructor
Vanguard Tech Center

Chris Nelson

Program Instructor
Sentinel CTC

Career Opportunities

Entry Level (with high school diploma and career training)

Electrical Maintenance
Electrical Apprentice

Technical (with CTE training, associate degree, technical certification)

Journeyman Electrician
High-voltage Service Electrician

Professional (with Bachelor's degree and beyond)

Electrical Engineer
Electrical Inspector