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Electrical: Electrician: Industrial Program

Availability

The Electrician program is available at the following campuses:

  • Florida Parishes Campus,
  • Hammond Area Campus.

Program

Electrical: Industrial Program

Division of Technical Studies

Program Mission: The mission of the Electrician Program is to provide a basic core of specialized instruction and practical shop experience, and students will be prepared for employment in electrical trades.

Divisional Dean: Dewayne Lambert, MA

Exit Points: Technical Competency Area (TCA), Certificate of Technical Studies (CTS), Technical Diploma (TD), and Associate of Applied Science (AAS).

Program Length: 2 years.

Special Comments: All Courses in the Technical Diploma/Certificate of Technical Studies/Technical Competency Area exit points must be completed with a grade of “C” or higher. Only one grade of “D” or higher is acceptable in general education core.

Programmatic Grade Point Average: Program requirements must be completed with a programmatic grade point average of 2.0 or higher.

Program Learning Outcomes: Students who complete the Electrician Program will be able to:

  1. Demonstrate proficient knowledge of basic terminology and safe use of various types of tools.
  2. Understand and apply math skills as they relate to construction math, basic circuitry, and electrical theory.
  3. Learn to perform all aspects of conduit bending.
  4. Develop knowledge and skills related to blueprint reading, trouble shooting, wiring techniques and motor controls.
  5. Calculate circuitry based on total wattage of lighting load.

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