Electrical Technician Training

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Electrical Technician Training Program Details

Berks Technical Institute’s comprehensive Electrical program helps prepare you for an entry-level position in the residential and commercial Electrical field. We combine classroom-style education with hands-on learning to prepare you for what a career in Electrical will be like once you graduate. With enrollment starting on a rolling basis and programs that can be completed in 10 months, your dream career is in your near future! By the end of our program, you should be prepared to be a service technician capable of troubleshooting, servicing and repairing residential and commercial electrical systems meeting the National Center for Construction Education & Research (NCCER) standards.*

*BTI does not guarantee third-party certifications. Certification requirements for taking and passing certification examinations are not controlled by BTI but by outside agencies and are subject to change by the agencies without notice to BTI. Therefore, BTI cannot guarantee that graduates will be eligible to take certification examinations, regardless of their eligibility status upon enrollment.

What’s Covered
  • Equipment and shop safety procedures
  • Voltage measurement using an Ohmmeter
  • NEC codebook
  • Conduit bending and pipe threading
  • Installing conductors
  • Raceway systems
  • Pull boxes
  • Electric Motors
  • Troubleshooting electrical circuits

What Does an Electrical Service Technician Do?

Still unsure if Electrical is the program for you? Let’s walk through some of the main tasks and day-to-day routine of what it looks like to be in the electrical field.

*BTI cannot guarantee employment or salary.

Preparation Duties

  • Reading and following the National Electrical Code
  • Determining the required equipment
  • Selecting the necessary electrical method
  • Preparing materials to meet project requirements
  • Ensuring workplace safety and a safe working area

Electrical Duties

  • Residential wiring and electrical testing
  • Installation, grounding and maintenance
  • Protect against overcurrent
  • Installation of electrical circuits
  • Maintenance on health care facilities, fire alarms, HVAC and special locations

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Start earning your way to the career training you have been dreaming of with our hands-on programs at Berks Technical Institute. BTI is the perfect place to begin your journey in skills-based careers. Learn more about our programs or schedule a tour to visit our innovative learning labs and campus today.

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