Electrical Apprenticeship

EARN while you LEARN

  • Tuition-Free
  • Paid Employment—with Raises—while Taking Classes
  • In-Demand Career Path

Electrical apprentice checks electrical panel

The Electrical Apprenticeship program prepares individuals for advancement as a residential or commercial electrician in the construction industry.  Tuition is FREE!  Student apprentices are employed by an approved sponsor and paid a progressively increased wage, whi

le they continuously advance throughout the program.  The curriculum provides knowledge and

skills training in all aspects in the field of electrical

installation, repair, and maintenance.

Apprentices are required to work a total of 8,004 hours On-the-Job Training (OJT) and attend 576 supplemental classroom instructional hours.  Upon successful completion of the program, the apprentice will be considered a “journey worker” and will receive a four-level certification by the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) and will be issued a nationally recognized Completion of Apprenticeship certificate by the State of Florida.

Year 1- Fall Semester

BCA001 Introduction to Construction- 38 hours
BCA350 Electrical Apprenticeship I- 34 hours
BCA349 Apprenticeship – Electrical OJT- 667 hours
Total: 739 hours

Year 1- Spring Semester

BCA351 Electrical Apprenticeship II- 72 hours
BCA349 Apprenticeship – Electrical OJT- 667 hours
Total: 739 hours

Year 1- Summer Semester

BCA349 Apprenticeship – Electrical OJT- 667 hours
Total: 667 hours

Year 2- Fall Semester

BCA352 Electrical Apprenticeship III – 72 hours
BCA349 Apprenticeship – Electrical OJT- 667 hours
Total: 739 hours

Year 2- Spring Semester

BCA353 Electrical Apprenticeship IV – 72 hours
BCA349 Apprenticeship – Electrical OJT- 667 hours
Total: 739 hours

Year 2- Summer Semester

BCA349 Apprenticeship – Electrical OJT- 667 hours
Total: 667 hours

Year 3- Fall Semester

BCA354 Electrical Apprenticeship V- 72 hours
BCA349 Apprenticeship – Electrical OJT- 667 hours
Total: 739 hours

Year 3- Spring Semester

BCA355 Electrical Apprenticeship VI- 72 hours
BCA349 Apprenticeship – Electrical OJT- 667 hours
Total: 739 hours

Year 3- Summer Semester

BCA349 Apprenticeship – Electrical OJT- 667 hours
Total: 667 hours

Year 4- Fall Semester

BCA356 Electrical Apprenticeship VII- 72 hours
BCA349 Apprenticeship – Electrical OJT- 667 hours
Total: 739 hours

Year 4- Spring Semester

BCA357 Electrical Apprenticeship VIII- 72 hours
BCA349 Apprenticeship – Electrical OJT- 667 hours
Total: 739 hours

Year 4- Summer Semester

BCA349 Apprenticeship – Electrical OJT- 667 hours
Total: 667 hours

Grand total: 8,580 hours

For more information, contact the Community Education, Workforce & Testing Department, at apprenticeships@fkcc.edu or 305-809-3185.