If the idea of working with electricity sparks your interest, you can jumpstart your career by enrolling in the Electrical Technology Program at Florida Academy. In less than a year, this nationally accredited program will prepare you for a career in the electrical industry.
Electrical Technology Program
When you enroll in the Electrical Technology program, you’ll acquire the knowledge and skills to install, operate, maintain, and repair electrical equipment and systems including residential, commercial, and industrial wiring, DC and AC motors, controls, and electrical panels.
You’ll start by learning the fundamentals of electrical power, including:
- Electrical currents
- Electrical theory
- Electrical safety
- Circuit breakers
- Device/junction boxes
- Control systems
- National Electrical Code®
Electrical Distribution & Applications
Beyond the basics, the Electrical Distribution & Applications course will teach you about the following topics:
- Load calculations
- Applications of lighting
- Voltage terminations
- Conductor selections
- And more!
Career Paths in Electrical Technology
When you graduate from the Electrical Technology program, you’ll be well-equipped to attain a position in the electrical industry. The construction industry in Southwest Florida remains strong and requires more trained electricians! Jobs you may be qualified for include electrical technician, communications technician, new construction and remodeling support, field service technician, lab technician, and electrical component sales representatives. These are essential jobs that ensure that electrical equipment, appliances, and systems run properly and safely.
Start Your Career at Florida Academy
If you’re ready to start your career in the electrical industry, apply to our Electrical Technology program today. By combining experienced classroom instruction with hands-on training in a professional workshop, we prepare students for new careers in the field. Apply now, visit our website to learn more.