Electrical Fundamentals

Electrician Fundamentals Description: (Programs are offered at NO COST to clients)

  • 160 hours over four (4) weeks. 80 hours Construction CORE & Leadership Fundamentals and 80 hours of Electrical Awareness and Install Training. 
  • OSHA 10 and Basic Safety training 
  • Students complete Sexual Harassment & Substance Abuse in the workplace
  • Introduction to construction math, hand tools, power tool, blueprint reading, construction drawing, and back rigging. 
  • Job Placement support by ABC NorCal for successful graduates    

Certifications Upon Successful Completion:

  • OSHA 10
  • NCCER Construction Core
  • ABC NorCal Pre-Apprenticeship Certification
  • CPR/First Aid certification
  • Electrical Trainee card State of CA (required to be employed by a C10 contractor)

Eligibility Requirements:

  • Must be 18 years old or older
  • Currently unemployed or underemployed
  • Ability to read and write in English
  • Have reliable transportation
  • Eligible to work in the USA with proof of documentation
  • Pass pre-assessment in basic computer literacy, math skills & measurements
  • Have a High School Diploma or GED (preferred but not required)
  • In good physical health; ability to stand for 6-8 hours and lift up to 50 lbs
  • Availability to attend Mandatory Orientation prior to session start date
  • Availability to attend Mandatory Career Readiness Workshops

Course Information:

  • Days: Monday – Friday
  • Length: 5 weeks
  • Time 7:30 am – 4:00 pm
  • Location: Goodwill of Silicon Valley – 1080 N. 7th St, SJ, CA 95112

2024 Session Information:

Start: 05/01/2024     End: 05/31/2024
Deadline to Apply: 04/15/2024
Orientation: 04/26/2024

Start: 05/29/2024     End: 06/28/2024
Deadline to Apply: 04/30/2024
Orientation: 05/22/2024

Start: 08/14/2024     End: 09/16/2024
Deadline to Apply: 07/16/2024
Orientation: 08/07/2024

CTE – Career Technical Education

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