Career Technical Education » Electrician Trainee #1 & #2

Electrician Trainee #1 & #2

Learn basic electrical theory and hands-on training to become employable as an electrical trainee or helper in the residential or commercial sector.  Basic Electrician Training requires 468 hours and has a wage range per hour of $19.50 to $20.00.

All new students welcome!

Please call Our CTE Office at: (626) 931-3102 for registration dates and start dates for the next module.

Upon completing the electrical training program, a graduate will acquire the following skills:
  • Be competent in reading, understanding, and applying the requirements of the National Electrical Code to residential and commercial installations.
  • Be competent in basic theory including AC and DC circuits, series, parallel, and combination.
  • Be competent in the area of induction, reactance, impedance, and power factors.
  • Be able to read residential and commercial blueprints.
  • Understand and be competent in the use of digital meters, clamp meters, and meg-ohmmeters.
  • Be able to properly size and install electrical circuits using ROMEX, AC and MC cable, flexible metal conduit, electrical metallic tubing.
  • Learn about raceways, fittings, boxes, rings, and wire mold and how to install them.
  • Be able to select and install residential and commercial power distribution systems.
  • Thoroughly understand and be able to install lighting systems and controllers fully compliant with current Title 24 regulations for residential and commercial systems. Textbooks and tools required.

Electrician Trainee #1 & #2 Class Schedule

Days Time Location
4:30PM - 9:00PM
Rm 20&24 (Lecture)
Rm 19 & 23 (Labs)

Training may be free for those who qualify. 


For more information, please attend an orientation held 1st and 3rd Tuesday at 10:30 am. No appointments required or call us and make appointment at (626) 931-3102.