ET51 Electrical Technician, Technical Certificate of Credit

Offered at the Griffin Campus

Program Entrance Term: Fall, Spring, Summer
Minimum Length of Program: 2 terms
Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation: 19

Program Description

The Electrical Technician technical certificate of credit provides training in basic electrical wiring skills enabling students to gain entry-level employment in the construction and maintenance industry. Topics include basic electrical principles and practices, blueprint interpretation, industrial safety procedures, and residential wiring operations.

Admission Requirements

  • Submit completed application and application fee
  • Be at least 16 years of age
  • Submit official high school transcript or GED transcript with test scores and ALL post-secondary transcripts in an official sealed envelope
  • Meet assessment requirements

The following is a suggested path to complete this program in a timely manner. An individual’s path to completion may be different based on institutional and personal factors affecting his/her academic progress.

Note: While all courses are offered, they may vary by term and campus. See the program advisor for any questions.

Contact Us

Tommy Woodall, Program Coordinator


Phone: (770) 412-5732

Program Courses

First Term

ELTR 1020Alternating Current Fundamentals


IDFC 1007Industrial Safety Procedures


IDFC 1011Direct Current I


MATH 1012Foundations of Mathematics


Second Term

ELTR 1060Electrical Prints, Schematics, and Symbols


ELTR 1205Residential Wiring I


ELTR 1210Residential Wiring II