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Quick Facts


Earning Potential:

Median $60,040/year

Time Frame:

  • Electricity I: 900 hrs
  • Electricity II: 900 hrs
  • Date: August-August
  • Time: Evenings (M-Th)


📌Adult Main Campus

Total Estimated Cost:

  • Year 1 Cost: $8,050
  • Year 2 Cost: $8,050

Admission Info:

  • None
No WorkKeys Requirement

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Program Overview

The Collins Career Technical Center in Ohio offers an Electricity program for individuals interested in becoming electricians. This program trains students in installing, maintaining, and repairing electrical systems, as well as using tools, equipment, and technology necessary to complete the work. The curriculum covers electrical theory, wiring methods, motors and generators, lighting and distribution systems, and more. The program is full-time and typically takes nine months to complete. Upon completing the program, students will have the skills and knowledge necessary to work in the electrical trade industry. According to the Bureau of Labor Statistics (BLS), the median annual wage for electricians was $60,040 in May 2021. Job growth for electricians is projected to be much faster than average for all occupations.

The Electricity Program prepares students for entry-level employment for residential contractors, industrial/commercial construction, and maintenance. Students can certify through National Center for Construction Education & Research (NCCER) and OSHA.

What do Electricians do?

Electricians typically do the following:

  • Read blueprints or technical diagrams
  • Install and maintain wiring, control, and lighting systems
  • Inspect electrical components, such as transformers and circuit breakers
  • Identify electrical problems using a variety of testing devices
  • Repair or replace wiring, equipment, or fixtures using handtools and power tools
  • Follow state and local building regulations based on the National Electrical Code
  • Direct and train workers to install, maintain, or repair electrical wiring or equipment


Jimmy Watson

Faculty Information

High School
Post-Secondary Administration
Trade and Industry Supervisor

Contact Information

School Email
School Phone
(740) 867-6641   x431

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