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How to Become an Electrical Technician


If you’re thinking about becoming an electrical technician, now is a great time to start your journey. In fact, according to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), employment opportunities for electricians are projected to grow 7% through 2031, with an average of almost 80,000 new positions available each year. One of those jobs could be yours!

If you’re interested in taking advantage of the ever-growing demand for electrical technicians, and learning specialized skills, check out our Electrical Technology program and our Electronic Systems Technology program at Florida Academy.

Find the School that’s Right for You

Whether you are a recent high school graduate who wants a career in the trades, a military veteran, or someone looking to change careers, Florida Academy is ready to welcome you. Our accredited school in Fort Myers, Florida, will provide you with all the training you need to become a trained technician. With our experienced instructors, and hands-on instruction, you’ll quickly be ready to launch your new career.

Gain the Skills You Need to Succeed

Our Electrical Technology program will give you the skills to install, operate, maintain and repair residential, commercial, and industrial electric-power wiring, DC & AC motors, controls, electrical panels, industrial and household appliances and more. The Electronic Systems Technology program will train you in the installation and maintenance of electronic systems in residential, commercial and industrial facilities, which can include alarm systems, fiber optics, security systems and more. 

Start Working

After completing either program, you’ll earn your OSHA 10-Hour Department of Labor (DOL) Card and a Florida Academy Diploma. Additionally, our Career Services team can assist you by connecting you with potential employers. 

Start Your Electrical Career at Florida Academy

Are you ready to start your career in the electrical industry? Apply to our Electrical Technology program or our Electronic Systems Technology program. By combining experienced classroom instruction with hands-on training opportunities in a modern workshop, we prepare students for careers in the field. Apply now, visit our website to learn more, contact us or call 800-324-9543.

Discover your passion today!

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