Pre Apprentice Electrician

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Successful Graduates may be Certified as:
NCCER Core Construction and NCCER Electrical Level 1

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A pre-apprenticeship program is a great first step to a new career! ACC's pre-apprenticeship electrician training program will prepare you for an entry level job and then provide you with the opportunity to enter the apprenticeship program with one of our industry partners. Our program follows the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) core for Electrical Level 1 certification. This certification is accepted as a pre-apprentice program by both the local chapters of the Associated Builders and Contractors, Inc. (ABC) and Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC).

Pre Apprentice Electrician Course Offerings

CBNT-1001: Introduction to the Construction Industry
Covering construction industry basics, students will study topics including OSHA 10 training requirements, construction math, hand and power tools, materials handling and construction drawings.

ELPT-1021: Introduction to Electrical Safety and Tools
Students will learn key electrical safety rules and regulations. In addition, the selection, inspection, use, and maintenance of common tools of the trade will be covered.

ELPT-1001: Electrical Code
This class introduces students to the minimum requirements specified by the National Electrical Code (NEC) for approval of electrical installation. It includes examination of safety standards for personnel and equipment.

ELPT-1029: Residential Wiring
Students will be introduced to the components of a residential electrical system including an electrical supply, electrical service, non-metallic sheathed cable, nail-on device boxes, panel boards, and fixtures. Students will also learn the phases of residential electrical wiring including rough-in, trim-out, testing, and troubleshooting.

Program Information

Estimated Tuition
Tuition Includes Books & Fees
Sponsorships Available
Time Commitment
8 Weeks
30 Hours / Week

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Pre Apprentice Electrician Courses

Courses must be taken in the following order:

CBNT-1001: Introduction to the Construction Industry

ELPT-1021: Introduction to Electrical Safety and Tools

ELPT-1001: Electrical Code

ELPT-1029: Residential Wiring

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