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We provide comprehensive classroom and hands-on training to earn an Electrical Technician Diploma. For many, earning an Electrical Technician Diploma is the first step toward becoming an apprentice electrician. Becoming an electrical mechanic is very competitive, and a diploma from Vista College can help you stand out.

What Does an Electrical Technician Diploma Involve?

  • Developing a practical knowledge of electrical concepts
  • Learning about electricity recovery systems
  • Reading blueprints
  • Making electrical repairs

The administrators of electrical apprenticeship programs look for candidates who are serious about pursuing a career as a journeyman or master electrician and have the capacity to learn the skills necessary to succeed.

At Vista College, our Electrical Technician diploma program is NCCER certified. Upon earning their diploma, students also earn industry-validated credentials through NCCER and have their exam scores added into the NCCER Registry System.

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Electrical mechanics need the proper educational foundation to make a favorable impression on potential employers, which our program will provide. Our in-depth program covers all of the critical aspects of the apprentice electrician position, including electrical service and commercial and residential wiring applications. The program instructors are NCCER trained and certified. Our program helps prepare you to start a new career in less than a year.*

You’ll Learn How To:

  • Connect circuits
  • Replace fuse boxes
  • Install conduit and electrical wiring in accordance with state and local building codes
  • Apply electrical theories
  • Diagnose solar voltaics


*Successful, Full-time enrollment is required to achieve stated completion dates.

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