This is a four to five-year program. Apprentices complete 8000 hours of OJT and 576 hours of related classroom training.
This apprenticeship leads to the General Journeyman Electrician license. Inside electricians perform electrical installations, construction, maintenance, repair and service. They work on electrical construction projects ranging from single-family residences to state-of-the-art industrial plants. They install conduits and wire lighting, switches, converters, and complex computerized systems.
The work done as an electrician may be strenuous. The working environment varies, depending on the type of job. The work can require considerable standing, bending, reaching and lifting and may be conducted in cramped spaces or at great heights.
Average Journeyman Wage
Douglas County: $25.8/Hr.
• At least 18 years old
• High school diploma (2.0 GPA) or GED
• One year high school algebra or equivalent post high school
Be sure to read the standards for the apprenticeship you are interested in to ensure you understand and meet the requirements.
View / Download Inside Electrician Standards
Prospective students should visit Advising and Career Services to get started and then see a program advisor (below) to develop a more focused educational plan.
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