Electrical Apprenticeship

Electrical Apprenticeship


Electricity powers the applications that make our daily lives more productive and efficient. The demand for electricity has led to vast job opportunities in the electrical field. Electricians install electrical systems in structures. They install wiring and other electrical components such as circuit breakers, breaker panels, switches and lighting fixtures. Electricians are among the highest paid in the construction industry according to the U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics.

Electrical Apprentices must register with the Utah Division of Occupational and Professional Licensing, and complete 8,000 hours of paid on the job training as a licensed apprentice, and complete 720 hours or related classroom instruction to take the state Journeyman exam.

Students will gain the knowledge of the following:

  • Electrical Safety
  • Electrical tools of the trade for installation and service
  • Mathematic for Electricians
  • Blueprint reading
  • Building and Electrical codes from IEC
  • Electrical theory and Electrical circuits
  • Designing, Installing, Servicing of Electrical systems, services
  • Conduit bending, Raceways-Fittings
  • Motors: Theory and Application, Motor controls
  • Grounding and Bonding
  • Transformers, Load calculations
  • Specialized Electrical Systems

Additional Information

Application Fee

Graduation Fee

Tuition & Fees

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Program Start Dates
August 5, 2019
January 6, 2020

Classroom Availability
Mon & Wed 6:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Program Length
720 Hours

610 S. Tech Ridge Dr. (Bldg. B)  


Curt Crofts

Curt has been in the construction trades for 25 plus years.  He has experience in framing, concrete, finish work, electrical and HVAC. Curt joins  Dixie Technical College as the Director of Construction Technology and is passionate about what he does and is dedicated to helping students succeed.

Adjunct Instructors: Randy Lamoreaux, Bob Morris, Rob Parr

Office Hours:
M-F 3:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. 

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