Electrical Construction


Make connections for a rewarding career

When you choose a career in electrical construction and maintenance, the opportunities are endless. Construction electricity is where you’ll learn to build, install, maintain and repair electrical systems that provide heat, light and/or power to residential, commercial and industrial structures. You will also venture into green energy technologies and sustainable residential electricity so you’re prepared to work in emerging energy careers.
Technical and general courses offer a mix of theory and hands-on learning in classrooms, labs and at job sites where you’ll learn the following skills:

  • Wiring methods and skills
  • Blueprint reading
  • Residential and Commercial installation
  • Programmable controllers
  • National electric code


As a graduate of our Electrical Construction & Maintenance program, you will enter the workforce as a construction electrician apprentice and you’ll be equipped to work toward a journeyman or master electrician’s license. The construction electricity diploma opens a wide range of career opportunities for you, depending on your interests and skill level.
Employers are actively seeking talented young electrical students. The opportunities for employment are plentiful, and students who have graduated from NTC’s electrical program are working in various capacities all across the country. Related field advancement options include maintenance, sales, low voltage alarm services, data cabling and management.