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Electrician Trainee #3

Learn basic electrical theory and hands-on training to become employable as an electrical trainee or helper in the residential or commercial sector.  Advanced Electrician Training requires 234 hours and has a median wage of $19.71.
Next Module: October 14 to February 7, 2020.  PM only.  For returning students only.
Upon completing the electrical training program, a graduate will acquire the following skills:
  • Have a thorough understanding of safety, including general construction safety, ladders, fall protection, lock out tag out, arc flash hazards, and personal protection equipment.
  • Have a thorough understanding of grounding and bonding requirements, including touch and step potentials, equal potential ground protection, static protection, and cathodic protection. 
  • Be able to select and install proper overcurrent protection achieving correct coordination and selective. 
  • Be able to specify, select, install commission and troubleshoot AC and DC motors and recognize the common power transmission gears, sprockets, and pulleys used in commercial and industrial facilities. 
  • Be able to select, install, and commission Variable speed drives and Variable frequency drives. 
  • Be fully able to troubleshoot in a timely manner, all the systems listed above.
Textbooks and tools required.

Electrician Trainee #3 Class Schedule

Days Time Location Instructor
Tue/Wed/Th 7:00 AM - 1:30 PM
Rm 20 (Lecture)
Rm 19 & 23 (Labs)
M - Th 4:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Rm 24 (Lecture)
Rm 19 & 23 (Labs)

Training may be free for those who qualify. 


For more information please attend an orientation held Wednesdays at 10 AM. No appointments required, or call us at (626) 931-3102.