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Electrician Helper Post-Secondary Adult Vocational Certificate

Electrician Helper Post-Secondary Adult Vocational Certificate
Type: PSAVC
Major Code: ELECTRI-VC
CIP: 0646030202

Program Description

With the increase of construction activity of new residences and commercial structures, the demand for electricians and electrician helpers is on the rise. Employment of electrical-related occupations has a projected growth of fourteen percent over the next decade. The Electrician Helper Vocational Certificate prepares individuals for an entry-level position in the electrical industry. In a hands-on learning environment, students will be introduced to the fundamental aspects of the trade. The curriculum focuses on electrical trade safety, electrical math concepts, residential and commercial wiring concepts and applications. Upon completion of the certificate, the student will be able to assist electrical journeymen in the field from job layout to cleanup.

This program is designed for full-time, daytime track students to be completed within 12 months. Fall term start only. This program consists of both online learning and on-campus lab experiences. Students must have access to a computer and the internet. Departmental consent is required to register for the program. This program is financial aid eligible.

Candidates must:

  • Be at least 18 years of age;
  • Apply and be accepted at Seminole State College
  • If non-exempt, complete the Form 9, Level D Test of Adult Basic Education (TABE) and successfully meet the following minimum scores to complete the program:
    • Language: 568
    • Math: 579
    • Reading: 570

Total program hours: 1200

Available Courses
Required Courses
The following courses are designed to be taken in consecutive order, one class at a time.
This program has been identified as a U.S. Department of Education Gainful Employment Program. For more information, visit seminolestate.edu/gainful-employment
Note:

Courses beginning with a leading digit of "0", postsecondary adult vocational courses and AER prefix courses do not meet the requirements for an Associate in Arts or Bachelor's degree. 

Textbook information will be available online for each term's courses 45 days prior to the first day of classes for the term.

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