Start Building Your Future
Arizona Automotive Institute’s comprehensive Electrical program helps prepare you for an entry-level position in the residential and commercial Electrical field. We combine classroom-style education with hands-on learning to prepare you for what a career in Electrical will be like once you graduate. With enrollment starting on a rolling basis and programs that can be completed in 10 months, your dream career is in your near future! By the end of our program, you should be prepared to be a service technician capable of troubleshooting, servicing and repairing residential and commercial electrical systems meeting the National Center for Construction Education & Research (NCCER) standards.*
*AAI does not guarantee third-party certifications. Certification requirements for taking and passing certification examinations are not controlled by AAI but by outside agencies and are subject to change by the agencies without notice to AAI. Therefore, AAI cannot guarantee that graduates will be eligible to take certification examinations, regardless of their eligibility status upon enrollment.
- Equipment and shop safety procedures
- Voltage measurement using an Ohmmeter
- NEC codebook
- Conduit bending and pipe threading
- Installing conductors
- Raceway systems
- Pull boxes
- Electric Motors
- Troubleshooting electrical circuits
What Does an Electrical Service Technician Do?
Still unsure if Electrical is the program for you? Let’s walk through some of the main tasks and day-to-day routine of what it looks like to be in the electrical field.
- Reading and following the National Electrical Code
- Determining the required equipment
- Selecting the necessary electrical method
- Preparing materials to meet project requirements
- Ensuring workplace safety and a safe working area
- Residential wiring and electrical testing
- Installation, grounding and maintenance
- Protect against overcurrent
- Installation of electrical circuits
- Maintenance on health care facilities, fire alarms, HVAC and special locations
Ready to Take the First Step?
Start earning your way to the career you have been dreaming of with our hands-on programs at Arizona Automotive Institute. Centrally located within the Phoenix Metropolitan area, AAI is the perfect place to begin your journey in skills-based careers. Learn more about our programs or schedule a tour to visit our innovative learning labs and campus today.
At AAI, we want to support our students from enrollment to post-graduated. We have a number of employment partners to help you find the perfect job to start your career. Some of our combination welding partners are:
Electrical Career Outlook
With electrical being a highly versatile and sought-after skill, becoming a skilled electrical service technician may open up opportunities for you in both residential and commercial settings. An education with Arizona Automotive Institute will prepare you for a career opportunity.
*The lowest 10 percent earned less than $35,540, and the highest 10 percent earned more than $98,010
*AAI does not guarantee employment or salary.
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What Our Graduates Say
Making money off of something I’m very passionate about is easy. It’s not really like working. It’s what I enjoy doing. Earning a paycheck in something that I love is great. I can’t put into words how it makes me feel.
The team here at AAI answered all of my questions and were able to help me in every aspect. If you would like to expand your future and expand your options, AAI is the place to go.
Are You Ready for Your New Career?
We’re here to help you for your dream career, not your next job. If you are ready to start the next chapter of your life and looking for the technical college that will get you there, Arizona Automotive Institute is ready to help.