Construction Trades: Electrical

Training Program

Credential(s) Offered

Community college certification

Method of Delivery

In Person

When offered

Daytime Hours, Evening Hours

Instructional Program (CIP)

Construction Trades, Other. 469999


Program Synopsis
Construction Trades: Electrical

Course Objective:

The Certificate of Competency (CCT) in Construction Trades: Electrical program is designed to provide beginning knowledge, safety, and skills in the electrical construction trade. This program is an introduction to common construction to include the use of tools, safety, codes, installation of circuitry, equipment, construction drawings, and a basic understanding of electricity. Students can seek employment as electrical technicians on residential and commercial job sites. A Certificate of Completion and an Associate in Applied Science in Construction Trades are also available.

Program Notes:

Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses within the program. There is an equivalent certificate of completion and equivalent credit-hour courses available.
This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.

Program Learning Outcomes:

1. Practice Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards in daily work.

2. Recognize the interrelationships among the construction trades.

3. Describe the implications of working in construction trades.

4. Use, maintain and secure materials, tools and equipment according to professional standards.

5. Maintain the work space according to professional standards. Interpret construction plans to perform a task.

7. Perform calculations needed for the electrical trade.

8. Install electrical systems using appropriate codes and tools.

9. Maintain electrical systems using appropriate codes and tools.

10. Repair electrical systems using appropriate codes and tools.

11. Demonstrate efficient and quality work.

12. Effectively communicate with all stakeholders.

13. Effectively work within a team structure.

14. Demonstrate professionalism with conduct and ethics.

15. Demonstrate foundational computer skills. (ISP116)

Institutional Learning Outcomes: Effective Communication, Critical Thinking and Problem Solving, Civic Engagement and Personal Responsibility.

Total Cost of Program: $2,829.25
Tuition: $1,740.00
Registration Fees: $15.00 ($15 × 2  if crosses Academic terms)
Books: $159.25
Graduation Fees: $25.00 
Other Lab Fees: $890.00

Core Curriculum: Introductory Craft Skills (Trainee Gde) 5th Ed., NCCER, ISBN # 9780134130989 and Electrical Level 1 Trainee Guide 9th Ed., NCCER, ISBN # 9780134738208

Supplies required for the program:

Electricians tool kit w/ Conduit pipe bender, Consumables: Misc. electrical materials, wire, plastic and metal boxes(single gang, two gang, 3 gang, ) switches, receptacles, lamp holders, fuses, breakers, light bulbs, red and yellow wire nuts, Romex (staples) Romex wire, armored cable, aluminum flex, EMT conduit, tape, uniform shirts. Students Responsibility: Close toe shoes or work boots, Binder /folder/Paper/Pens/Pencils/ Highlighter

WIOA Contact for Enrollment Status /Credential Verification:
Enrollment Services: 602-238-4350 or

Direct Website Link to the program:
(Electrical Workers webpage)

G. Additional information:

Refund Policy:

I. Credentials:
Certificate of Competency (CCT) in Construction Trades




Entrance Requirements

High School Diploma or Equivalent


Gateway Community College

WIOA Approved Program


Training Location(s)

1245 E. Buckeye Rd

Local WIB

5 - City of Phoenix, Phoenix Workforce Connection

Name of Credential

Certificate of Competency (CCT) in Construction Trades

Type of financial aid offered or have access to

Not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid

Refund Policy

Is the proposed curriculum currently certified by an accrediting agency or similar national standardization program?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for women?


Is this proposed curriculum considered a nontraditional program of training services for men?


Cost Items

Books (Estimated)


Graduation Fees


In-State/District Tuition


Out-of-State/District Tuition


Registration Fee

$15.00 May need to pay twice if program crosses over semester/fiscal year

Supplies/Materials/Hand Tools (not included in tuition)


Total In-State Program Cost


Total Out-of-State Program Cost


Demand Occupation(s)

$15.05 per hour

Provider Status



Various Locations, Phoenix, Arizona 85034

Phone Number

(602) 238-4323

Web Address

Last Updated

Sep 15, 2021


Apr 23, 2020