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Program Overview

The Electrical Systems Institute program is designed to provide training for persons interested in the installation and maintenance of electrical systems found in residential, commercial, and industrial facilities. This program will include topics such as: AC/DC theory, basic wiring practices, industrial motor controls, applications of the National Electric Code, and diagrams and schematics.

Employment Opportunities:

Upon completion of this course, individuals should be able to apply for positions with construction or electrical companies/contractors.

Instructional Format: Face-to-face class meetings to include lecture, demonstration and hands-on practice and simulation of scenarios.

Program Contacts:

Susan Ratcliff

Director - Occupational Programs

Workforce Certificate Courses

Electrical Systems Institute

ELC-3014 Electrical Systems Institute

Program Costs

Cost: $183 plus associated books, tools, and supplies

Virginia residents pay the same tuition rate as in-state students.

Many grant and scholarship opportunities are available as well. Please complete the WTCE Scholarship and Financial Aid Form and a counselor will review your information to see if you are eligible for assistance.

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