Electrician

1500 HOURS 
50 WEEKS

 

PELL ELIGIBLE
Program # I460314
CIP # 0646.030204

 

PROGRAM DESCRIPTION:

This training program will prepare students for employment as skilled Electricians and *Electrician Helpers. It will provide instruction in the basics of electrical wiring with equal emphasis on theory and hands-on experience. It includes learning to read and understand the NFPA 70. Along with the hands-on training, you will learn blueprint reading and applied math.

OCCUPATION DESCRIPTIOn:

Install, maintain, and repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures. Ensure that work is in accordance with relevant codes. May install or service street lights, intercom systems, or electrical control systems. Excludes: “Security and Fire Alarm Systems Installers”.

Program Structure:

The following table illustrates the PSAV program structure:

 

COURSE #

OCP

COURSE DESCRIPTION

HOURS

Resident Tuition Per Term

Non-Resident Tuition Per Term

BCV0603

A

Electrician Helper

300

$831.00

$3,153.00

BCV0640

B

Residential Electrician

450

$1,247.00

$4,730.00

BCV0652

C

Commercial Electrician

450

$1,247.00

$4,730.00

BCV0667

D

Industrial Electrician

300

$831.00

$3,153.00

 

 

TOTAL

1500

$4,156.00

$15,766.00

ARTICULATION AGREEMENT:

A state articulation agreement is in place between School district technical colleges/centers and community colleges. The 1500 clock hour program in Electrician shall articulate three (3) college credit hours to the AAS/AS Degree in Building Construction Technology. This agreement does not preclude but encourages the awarding of additional credits by any college through local agreements.

Additional Costs:

Resident

Non-Resident

Registration Fee

$10.00

$10.00

Approximate Books/Supplies

$710.00

$710.00

OSHA Card Fee

$5.00

$5.00

Approximate Total Program Cost:

$5,000.00

$17,000.00

PROGRAM ADMISSION REQUIREMENTS:

AGE: 16 years or older

DIPLOMA: N/A

TABE: MATH 9.0 LANGUAGE 9.0 READING 9.0 or meet other basic skill requirements

 

Industry Certification: 

OSHA - $5.00; NCCER Electrical - Levels 1, 2, 3 & 4

NCCER Level Exam Fee per level– Initial Fee $24.95 w/2.95 retake fee

Other testing fees may apply

LIVE WORK FEES:

$20.00 Work Order Fee

Materials plus 10%

+ 7% sales tax

 

Advisory Salary Range:
$20,000 - $26,500

Florida Panhandle:
$26,400 - $54,800 

PH Average:
$38,840
 

State Average:
$37,900
 

National Average:
$50,500

*Electrician Helpers make $10,000 - $25,000 less than an Electrician.

 

Program Completion Rate: 67%

Program Placement Rate: 100%

Program Certification Pass Rate: 67%