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Electrical Technology

In the Electrical program, students will learn the competencies in the safe use and care of the electrician’s tools, equipment and materials, and be able to read and interpret electrical wiring plans. By completing the program, students will be able to install circuit breakers, fuses, relays, and wire the interior of buildings.

Course Sequence:

Level I- Electricity I (1.0) 

  • Students will learn competencies in the safe use and care of electrician’s tools, equipment, and materials.
  • Students will be able to use electrical measuring devices and determine electrical measurements. 

Level II- Electricity II (1.0) 

  • Students will learn the theoretical and manipulative aspects of the electrical trade.
  • Students will be able to read and interpret electrical wiring plans. 

Level III- Electricity III (1.0) 

  • Students will study the application of Ohm’s law and AC circuits.
  • Students will apply this knowledge to motors, circuits, and other electrical connections. 

Level IV- Electricity IV (1.0) 

  • Students will learn the basic installation of electric services including techniques for both single and three-phase.
  • Students will be able to install circuit breakers, fuses, and relays. 

Schools offering Electrical Technology

Phelps Architecture, Construction and Engineering High School


Associated Industry Jobs/Careers:

  • Aerospace Engineers
  • Architects
  • Architectural & Engineering Managers
  • Computer Hardware Engineers
  • Construction Managers
  • Electrical & Electronics Drafters
  • Electrical Engineers
  • Electricians
  • Electronics Technicians
  • Engineering Technicians
  • Heating, A/C, & Refrigerator Mechanics & Installers
  • Mechanical Engineers
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  • Reinforcing Iron & Rebar Workers
Associated College Majors & Programs:

  • Aerospace Engineers
  • Architectural Engineering
  • City, Community, and Regional Planning
  • Computer Hardware Engineers
  • Construction Trades
  • Electrical Engineers
  • Electronics Technicians
  • Engineering Technicians
  • Industrial and Product Design
  • Landscape Architecture
  • Mechanical Engineers
  • Studio Arts
Associated Industry-Recognized Certifications:

  • Electrical Apprenticeship Certificate Level 1
  • NCCER (National Center for Construction Education and Research) Electrical, Level 1
  • NCCER (National Center for Construction Education and Research) Electrical, Level 2
  • OSHA 10