Residential/Commercial Electrical Technician - Certificate
The Residential/Commercial Electrical Technician Certificate program is intended to train and prepare students as entry level electricians for residential and commercial maintenance electrical positions. Students will learn to install and maintain electrical equipment, read blueprints, and troubleshoot/repair electrical systems in residential and commercial settings.
Demand for residential and commercial electricians is currently high in the Horry and Georgetown communities. Entry-level salaries range from an average annual salary of $27,000 to $31,000. Graduates of the program will be able to install, maintain, and repair electrical power, communications, lighting, and control systems in homes, businesses and construction sites.
For more information about careers, visit O*Net Online for an overview of South Carolina and National earnings statistics, and Horry Georgetown Technical College's Career Resource Center for more employment, career, and professional development resources.
Gainful Employment Information
|First Semester - Fall|
|EEM 105||Basic Electricity||2|
|EEM 117||AC/DC Circuits I||4|
|EEM 140||National Electrical Code||3|
|EEM 165||Residential/Commercial Wiring||4|
|EEM 172||Electrical Print Reading||4|
|Second Semester - Spring|
|EEM 121||Electrical Measurements||3|
|EEM 145||Control Circuits||3|
|EEM 170||Electrical Installation||3|
|EEM XXX||Supervised Cooperative Work Experience||3|
|EEM 235||Power Systems||3|
|TOTAL CREDIT HOURS||32|