1500 HOURS / 50 WEEKS
PELL ELIGIBLE Program #I460314
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.
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.
AGE: 16 years or older
BASIC SKILLS REQUIREMENT: MATH 9.0 LANGUAGE 9.0 READING 9.0 or meet other Basic Skills Requirements
Must be able to lift 50 lbs. and climb a ladder
Industry Certification: OSHA - $8.00; NCCER Electrical - Levels 1, 2, 3 & 4
NCCER Level Exam Fee per level– Initial Fee $3.00 per test w/3.00 retake fee
Other testing fees may apply
LIVE WORK FEES:
Advisory Salary Range: $20,800 - $62,400 Shop Fees:
Florida Panhandle: $26,400 - $54,800 $35.00 Work Order Fee
PH Average $38,840 Materials plus 10%
State Average: $37,900 + 7% sales tax
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: 50%