Electrician Training

Electrician Training

Seminole State College offers the Electricity Certificate to prepare students to advance in their current position or for immediate employment as an electrician. The program consists of eight courses and can be completed in as few as two semesters (36 weeks).

This 1,200-hour program is offered at the Sanford/Lake Mary Campus, and it consists of classroom study and hands-on activities in the College’s high-tech labs. The program prepares students for work in residential and commercial projects.

Fall Term classes start Aug. 25.

Start this August!

Day classes: 8 a.m.-2:15 p.m. Monday-Thursday

Evening classes: Upon request

What You’ll Learn

The skills and abilities you will learn while earning an Electricity Certificate at Seminole State include:

  • Electrical safety
  • Electrical math concepts
  • Residential wiring concepts and applications
  • Commercial wiring concepts and applications

Why Seminole State?

There are many benefits to earning your Electricity Certificate at Seminole State, including:

  • High-tech labs that simulate real-world job conditions
  • Instructors actively engaged in the industry
  • Excellent connections to Central Florida employers
  • Costs considerably less than a trade school
  • Degree from a regionally accredited state college

Career Opportunities

Homes and businesses require more wiring than ever before, increasing the demand for qualified electricians. Nationally, employment of electricians is projected to grow 23 percent over the next decade, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics. The U.S. median annual salary is $48,250 ($23.20/hour).

How to Apply

To be considered for the Applied Welding Technologies Certificate, students must:

A high school diploma or equivalency is not required for program entry.


The program costs approximately $4,208 for tuition and approximately $600 for books. The program also is approved by the Veterans Administration and Workforce Central Florida.

For more information, please contact Frank Ramos, or call 407.708.2688.

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Seminole State College
100 Weldon Boulevard
Sanford, Florida 32773-6199

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