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Electricity Helper, Career Studies Certificate

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The Electricity Helper Career Studies Certificate provides students with the foundation to become an effective electrical technician’s helper. This CSC is the first level of a three-level pathway to an Associate of Applied Science degree in Technical Studies. This provides students multiple access and completion opportunities so they can more quickly enter the workforce and further advance their knowledge and skills in the field of electricity.

Program Requirements and Special Conditions

Students must meet ESCC admission requirements. New students should see a counselor and returning students their advisor for more information.

Program Learning Outcomes

Students will be able to:

  • Use electrical equipment safely and appropriately.
  • Apply National electrical code to industrial and residential wiring.
  • Apply fundamental electrical theory to electrical and industrial wiring.

Program Curriculum and Suggested Sequence of Courses

First Semester

Second Semester

Total Credits: 7

Total Credits for Program: 23

Plan 221.941.01

Notes and Additional Curriculum Options

Part-time students should consult their faculty advisors regarding appropriate course sequences.


Courses in this program may help students attain the following license(s) or certification(s):

  • Journeyman Electrical Tradesman Licensure, Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
  • Master Electrical Tradesman, Virginia Department of Professional and Occupational Regulation
  • 10-hour Construction Safety and Health, Occupational Safety and Health Administration

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