• Electrical Occupations 

    PA Department of Labor High Priority Occupation!
    Students who are passionate about electronics and want their education to include hands-on building, installing and repairing of electrical systems will thrive in this program. Students will be provided with an understanding of safety, the handling of power tools, how to navigate a jobsite and an in-depth understanding of electricity. This program will allow students to navigate the National Electrical Code (NEC) and be well-positioned to pursue careers in the electrical trades.
    Sample Career Skills
    • Understand industry safety standards for job sites, tool handling and working with electricity
    • Identify electrical components and proper use
    • Understand how to read, interpret and create blueprint drawings
    • Install a variety of electrical circuit interrupters and electrical metallic tubing
    • Review smart home design, installation and programming
    • Evaluate and determine the electrical demand and consumption of energy needed for a given project or client

  • Certifications (6)

    Pennsylvania Skills Certificate
    CareerSafe OSHA 10 or 30
    Safety and Pollution 2
    Solar Photovoltaic Installation

    CPR/First Aid Certificate

    Lockout/Tagout Certification 


    College Credits (5) 

    Earn up to 5 college credits.

    Workplace Opportunities (22)  

    Some notable partners include: IDEAL, Amber Electric, A&D Electric, IBEW and more!
    The Department of Education provides a CIP Code to approved Programs of Study (POS).  Schools and postsecondary institutions use the CIP code to categorize the POS, outline the scope and sequence of educational offerings and develop a POS task list. Review the task list.