Electrical Occupations

CIP Code 46.0399

An instructional program that prepares individuals to apply technical knowledge and skills necessary to install, operate, maintain and repair electrically-energized residential, commercial and industrial systems, and DC and AC motors, controls and electrical distribution panels.  Instruction emphasizes practical application of mathematics, science, circuit diagrams and use of electrical codes and includes blueprint reading, sketching and other subjects essential for employment in the electrical occupations.  Reading and interpretation of commercial and residential construction wiring codes and specifications, installation and maintenance of wiring, service and distribution networks within large construction complexes area also critical components of the program.

Certifications Offered:

Residential Construction Academy (RCA) National Registry

Career Possibilities:

Electrical Sales


Electronic Home Entertainment Installer/Repairer

Electric Motor, Power Tool, and Related Repairers


Telephone Installer

Home Appliance Repairers

Telecommunications Equipment Installer/Repairer

Electrician Apprentice

Electrical Inspector

Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment

Electrical Contractor

Units of Instruction:

Occupational Introduction

Load Center Changes

Electrical Safety (ongoing)

National Electrical Code NEC

Trade Information

Wiring Methods

Shop Equipment

Conduit Bending

Basic Electrical Theory

D.C. Circuits

A.C. Circuits

Pipe Threading


Specialty Tool

Running Wire

Low Voltage Wiring

Blueprint Reading

Repair Electrical Equipment

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The Beaver County Career & Technology Center is an equal opportunity educational institution and will not discriminate on the basis of race, color, national origin, sex and handicap

in its activities, programs or employment practices as required by Title VI, Title IX and Section 504.


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