The mission of the Industrial Electricity Technology Program is to prepare students to install and repair electrical systems, apparatus, and electrical and electronic components of industrial machinery and equipment. They follow electrical code, manuals, schematic diagrams, blueprints, and other specifications and will use hand tools, power tools, and electrical and electronic test equipment. Training in the Industrial Electricity Program includes theoretical characteristics of circuits, electrical equipment and application. Practical instruction is given in electrical safety, related math, basic electronics, robotics, motors, transformers, electrical code, and programmable logic controllers. An Electrician Apprentice I and II and an Industrial Electrician Diploma is available in this program along with several certificates.
|Time Commitment||Full Time|
|Typical Program Length||16 Months|
P.O. Box 614
1233 East College Street
Pulaski, TN 38478
Install, maintain, and repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures. Ensure that work is in accordance with relevant codes. May install or service street lights, intercom systems, or electrical control systems.
Bright Outlook: Yes
Currently employed in the area: 11,950
Current job openings per year: 1,580