RESIDENTIAL ELECTRICIAN: CERTIFICATE – Technical College of the Lowcountry

The demand for qualified electricians is high; get the skills you need to fill the void.

As a Residential Electrician, you’ll have working knowledge of the National Electrical Code and know how to use the power and hand tools needed on the job. Learn how to come to a new or existing structure, interpret electrical floor plans, drill holes, run and cut wire, and install boxes and fixtures.

Advanced courses teach you how to complete all residential wiring processes. You’ll be an expert in installing outlets, switches, and fixtures.  You’ll aslo learn about installing appliances such as electric stoves, water heaters, and heating and cooling devices. Plus, this program is eligible for the S.C. Wins Scholarship, which can pay up to $65 per credit hour.

TCL’s 21-credit-hour Residential Electrician Certificate program can be completed in as little two full-time semesters. Evening classes are offered. Hands-on courses include construction print reading, basic electricity, fixtures and installation, advanced residential wiring, and the National Electric Code. An internship is also required.