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Certificate - Electrical Helper

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There is a wide variety of career opportunities in the electrical trade. Electrical helpers measure, cut, bend wire and conduits utilizing measuring instruments and various hand tools. Additional duties include maintaining tool inventories, equipment, and parts and supplies. This program will prepare the students to understand basic electrical theory, interpret blueprints and schematics, and the installation of basic electrical devices. 

Occupational Requirements


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Courses to Complete

  • Prerequisites 
  • Core Courses
    VOC-735 Introduction to the Electrical Trade - Part 1
    VOC-736 Introduction to the Electrical Trade - Part 2

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Approximate Number of Hours

90 hours

Approximate Training Cost*


Licensure/Certification Earned


VOC-174 Electrical Apprenticeship Program

Estimated Hourly Wage**


*Unless noted, cost does not include any required textbooks, applicable licensing fees, background check fees, testing fees, etc.
**Wages are based on data from the Bureau of Labor Statistics and are estimates only.