Career Technical Education » Electrician Trainee #4

Electrician Trainee #4

This module is a very comprehensive hand-on module introducing the student into motor controls and programmable logic controllers. Motor Controls/Intro to PLC requires 234 hours and has a wage range per hour of $19.50 to $20.00.


Upon completing the electrical training program, a graduate will acquire the following skills:
  • Develop a thorough understanding of control logic, diagrams, and devices.
  • Have a comprehensive knowledge of photoelectric and proximity sensors.
  • Have a thorough understanding of electromagnetic and solid state devices.
  • Have a thorough understanding of Programmable logic controllers understanding functions, operations and characteristics of VFD, CPU, Memory types and size, storage, battery backup, peripheral devices, ladder diagrams, process control systems and programming methods for PLC.
  • Be able to discuss the functions, operation, and characteristics of an HMI (Human Machine Interface) unit demonstrating the ability to install and use an HMI unit in given situations.
  • Be fully able to troubleshoot various problems in a control circuit. Textbooks and tools required.

Electrician Trainee #4 Class Schedule

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

Training may be free for those who qualify. 


Bassett Adult School is an Eligible Training Provider in the State of California and is a partner with EDD, TAA/ TRA, Department of Rehabilitation, Workman’s compensation and CSAAVE, California State Approving Agency for the Veteran Education.


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


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.