Electrical Systems Technology
(Previously named Electrical/Electronics Technology)
The Electrical Systems Technology curriculum is designed to provide training for persons interested in the installation and maintenance of electrical/electronic systems found in residential, commercial and industrial facilities.
Training, most of which is hands-on, will include such topics as AC/DC theory, basic wiring practices, digital electronics, programmable logic controllers, industrial motor controls, the National Electric Code, and other subjects as local needs require.
Graduates should qualify for a variety of jobs in the electrical and electronics field as an on-the-job trainee or apprentice assisting in the layout, installation, and maintenance of electrical and electronic systems.
Students enrolled full-time and making satisfactory progress should complete this program in five semesters. Additional time may be needed to achieve minimum requirements in English, math or science.
This program offers:
- Electrical Systems Technology Diploma
- Basic Wiring Certificate
- Programmable Logic Controller Certificate
- Industrial Controls Certificate
Department Chair: Eddie Sherrod