Electricity

Do you have a passion to become an electrician?

Electricians install, maintain and repair electrical power, communications, lighting and control systems.

Electricians are strong in critical thinking skills. They also have a strong understanding of math skills and a strength in reading comprehension for reading blueprints.

Career Pathways: Electrician's helper, Apprentice Electrician, Journeyman Electrician, Master Electrician, Business Owner.

Job Outlook: Employment is expected to grow 8% from 2019 to 2029, which is much faster than most other occupations.

Typical Pay: Median annual wage was $56,180 in May 2019.

Electricity I

Grade: 11 (Double blocked/1 semester)

Credit: 2

Industry Credential: OSHA 10, NCCER Certification

Career Cluster: Architecture and Construction


Course Sequence Completion Offered in 2022-23 by taking Electricity II offered to 12th grade students.

Bureau of Labor Statistics, U.S. Department of Labor, Occupational Outlook Handbook, Electricians,at https://www.bls.gov/ooh/construction-and-extraction/electricians.htm (visited January 30, 2021).