Purpose

The Electrical Technology program will provide students with the foundation to become effective electrical workers in the residential, commercial, and industrial fields. Course offerings may include the study of electrical systems in residential wiring, commercial wiring, and industrial motor controls with study in new construction, remodel, and the industrial and commercial industries. Course offerings include everything from entry level trades courses, all the way to national certification. Students will train at the career centers, high schools and at real jobsites. Current and traditional building practices are included, while updated and advanced electrical techniques are emphasized.

Course offerings are intended to promote career pathways for those just entering the industry, as well as industry professionals looking to stay current. There are multiple certificates and degree options and inter-related disciplines at the Career Centers having articulation agreements with various post-secondary institutions.

For more information, visit the Kentucky Department of Education's website,
or contact Mr. Joseph Fister via email at joseph.fister@mercer.kyschools.us.