The electrical field continues to grow in its scope and employment opportunities due to technological advances as well as economic changes and expansion. This increasing complexity is creating an ever-growing need for well-trained and qualified licensed electricians. 

Our Electrician program lets you master real-world skills in a fast-paced, hands-on environment, where you'll learn how to install, maintain, and troubleshoot electrical circuits.

The program consists of technical courses designed to develop skills in installation, testing, and troubleshooting of electrical equipment, fixtures, and wiring. 


The program is offered at our Lafayette and T.H. Harris (Opelousas) campuses. Take a look at the degree plans:


Our graduates:

  • Know safe working practices in the electrical field;
  • Understand electrical theory;
  • Can read and interpret the National Electric Code;
  • Can install and troubleshoot various electrical circuits.  

Average Salary: $55,360
(Bureau of Labor Statistics, Louisiana Average Salary 2021)

flexible options

Looking for a quicker path to a job in the electrical field? Explore our 5-month short-term Electrical Training Program


Michael Sanders

Instructor, Electrician

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