This 6-7 week program focuses on the most common installations of electrical components in the commercial electrical field to prepare for employment. Students will learn about bending conduit, wall installation with conduit/MC cable, OSHA 10, safety, wire pulling, and devices. Workforce Solutions of West Central Texas is offering this training at no cost to participants ($1,600 value).
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Flexible Training Schedule
Go at your own pace! Training sessions will be held Monday-Thursday from 1-6 p.m. beginning June 5 and running through July 27 at the Alta Vista Learning Center. Optional hours will also be available on Friday afternoons. Trainings are video based (via an experienced electrician) with hands-on virtual reality simulations and a classroom instructor to assist.
Candidates for this program leading to jobs in the electrical construction field should be:
- Physically fit
- Able to pass a drug screen
- Able to pass a color-vision test
- Able to learn in a virtual environment
- Willing to submit to a background check (offenses will be considered on a case-by case basis)
Area employers have immediate openings starting at $18-$20/hour for entry level jobs in electrical construction. Employment support will be provided upon training completion.
The deadline to apply is Thursday, May 18, 2023. Applications will be reviewed on a first come, first serve basis, and may close sooner if course capacity is reached.
We are no longer accepting applications for the June-July 2023 session.
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