Electrical Systems Technology

  • Install and maintain residential, commercial, and industrial electrical systems
  • Apply advanced electrical concepts to a wide range of complex projects
  • Troubleshoot circuits for safe and efficient operation


What can I do when I graduate?
  1. Residential electrician
  2. Commercial electrician
  3. Electrical sales
  4. Union apprenticeship
What would I do in this class?
  1. Use test equipment
  2. Apply commonly used articles of the National Electrical Code
  3. Install rough-in wiring
  4. Install distribution systems
  5. Install finish wiring
  6. Install motor control wiring
  7. Install motors and power wiring
  8. Maintain a safe work environment
What can I do with further training?
  1. Utility linesman
  2. PLC programmer
  3. Electrical engineer
  4. Industrial electrician

Program Quick Facts

Electrical Systems Technology students must be able to:

  • Differentiate between many colors and shapes
  • Comprehend and use measuring devices and electrical math
  • Work in all types of weather and environments
  • Use PC's to assemble electrical drawings
  • Have good hand-eye coordination and manual dexterity to use hand and power tools
  • Communicate well with co-workers and customers
  • Read and comprehend the National Electrical Code book

Uniform requirements

  • N/A

Career/Tech Club Affiliation


  • None at this time.