Certificate of Achievement in NCCER Electrical Theory

Division: Industry & Technology

This certificate prepares students for entry-level employment in the field of NCCER Electrical Theory. Students completing this certificate will acquire skills, knowledge, and abilities to prepare them for the California Electrician Certification Examination.

Program Outcomes

  • At the end of this program, students will be prepared to take the “theory” portion of the California Electrician Certificate Examination.

Career Opportunities

Upon successful completion of this NCCER Electrical Theory certificate, the subsequent NCCER Electrical Applications certificate, and the passing of the California Electrician Certification Examination, students will be prepared for employment in the following fields: State of California Certified Electrician.

Program Requirements 

Note: Most courses have prerequisites and must be taken in the appropriate order as listed in the certificate
ET 200Introduction to Electrician Training4
ET 201Electrician Training 14
ET 202Electrician Training 24
ET 203Electrician Training 34

The Certificate of Achievement requirements include completion of the certificate courses with a “C” or better grade in each course. Required and support courses may be substituted with the approval of the Industry & Technology Division Chair.