Electrical Technology Diploma Program

Are you looking to learn how to safely work with electrical wiring and circuits to become an Electronic Technician? If so, consider career training in Southern Technical College’s Electrical Technology Diploma program. This program is designed to train students for entry-level employment as electrical technicians.  The program provides a foundation of knowledge and technically oriented experiences in the application of relevant technology systems. Finish in as fast as 10 months.

Program overview:

  • 10-month diploma program
  • A set of required materials and textbooks are provided at no additional cost
  • Hands-on learning
  • Study hands-on techniques for residential and commercial electrical systems

Why Southern Technical College:

  • Day and evening classes available
  • Small class sizes
  • Accredited
  • Faculty of industry professionals
  • Resume building and interviewing prep
  • Financial aid available to those who qualify

Electrical Technology Curriculum Overview

The Electrical Technology curriculum includes learning experiences intended to prepare a successful graduate to install, repair and service residential and commercial electrical systems. Students will learn basic construction mathematics and principles. Topics include electrical parameters and units, direct and alternating current, series and parallel circuits, resistance, capacitance, inductance, magnetism, and equivalent circuits. This program provides students with a solid knowledge of alternating current and covers both AC and DC circuits. Students will learn to plan, install, test, troubleshoot and trim-out the various home automation systems.

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Course Titles

Introduction to Building Construction
Basic Electricity and Electronics
Alternating Current and Passive Devices
Residential Electronic Systems
Programmable Logic Controllers and DDC
Service Installation and Troubleshooting
Commercial Wiring
Motor and Controls
Principles and Applied Practices of Residential Wiring
Career Preparation

If you’re considering schools for Electrical Technology programs in Florida, it’s time to find out why Southern Technical College is the place for you. Contact us today to get started.

Career options upon graduation

  • Electrical Technician
  • Electrical Maintenance
  • Elevator Installers and Repairers
  • Construction Laborers and Helpers
  • ​Inside and Outside Linemen

Electrical Technology program is available at these locations:

Why Southern Tech?

At Southern Technical College we strive to provide an education that will prepare students to pursue successful careers and lead enriched lives.

Based on the current market demands, we seek to provide the most relevant knowledge to our students and strive to ensure that our technology, our curriculum and our faculty are in touch with today’s and tomorrow’s industry needs.

Financial Assistance Options

This is most often the scariest part of your decision to go to college, but don’t worry, our staff will walk you through the process step-by-step. Financial Aid is available to those who qualify.

  • Federal Pell Grant
  • Federal Supplemental Educational Opportunity Grant (FSEOG)
  • William D. Ford Federal Direct Loan Program
  • Federal Parent Loans for Undergraduate Students
  • Veterans’ Benefits and Assistance

Career Training Readiness Quiz

This fun, online quiz takes 3-minutes to complete and you’ll get a personalized report which identifies your strengths and social style. Plus, you will discover the training and positions you’re best suited for.