Find an accredited electrician training program at a local trade school or technical college. Programs include classroom work for before and during you apprenticeship, journeyman, & master electrician training.
Financial aid assistance is available for those who qualify and most colleges have military friendly programs too.
“How much money does an electrician make?
The average salary of a licensed electrician is around $51,000. About 10% of electricians are self employed and their salary varies accordingly. The job outlook for a licensed electrician is expected to grow 14% between now and 2024, faster than normal.”
Trade Schools with Electrician Training
All colleges are not listed here, use the electrician program search application to find your local options.
- Ayers Career College – Shreveport, LA
- Intercoast College – California – Anaheim, Riverside, West Corvina, Rancho Cordova, Fairfield
- Lincoln Tech – TX, TN, RI, PA, NY, NJ, NV, MA, MD, IN, IL, GA, FL, CT, CO
- Delta Technical College – Mississippi – Horn Lake and Ridgeland
- New England Institute of Tech – Warwick, RI.
- Remington College – AL, AR, FL, HI, LA, OH, SC, TN, TX
- Fortis – AL, TN, PA, FL, TX, NJ, VA, GA, LA, OH, SC, IN, UT,
- Vista College – Texas & New Mexico
- Altierus – FL, TX, GA, VA, OH, MI, NJ, CO, NV, OR, WA
- Tulsa Welding School – Tulsa, Jacksonville, Houston
- Porter & Chester – Massachusetts & Connecticut
- Midwest Technical Institute – Illinois & Missouri
- Keystone Technical – Harrisburg, PA.
- And more.
Electrician Career Information
How long does electrician training take?
An apprenticeship/training program lasts approximately four years and includes about 150 hours per year of classwork and 2,000 hours/yr of on-the-job learning. Remember, every state has different requirements so be sure to check yours.
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