Residential Wiring & Electricity

Students learn how to install, maintain, and repair electrical wiring, equipment and fixtures. To be employed as an electrician, training involving both hands-on experience and learning from experienced workers is a must. Here at LCTI, students get exactly that.

This certificate program prepares individuals with the knowledge and skills needed for employment in the residential electrical trade. The curriculum offers a basic framework of electrical theory and provides the hands-on skills needed to install, service and maintain electrical equipment in residential settings. Class includes instruction on electrical safety, trade tools, electrical theory, common residential wiring installations, troubleshooting and repairing residential service, determining circuit load calculations and NEC Code compliance. Students will have the opportunity to complete the OSHA 10 Hour Construction Safety training and prepare for a municipal licensing exam.

Skills and Competencies

  • Electrical safety
  • Blueprint reading
  • Fundamentals of electricity
  • Residential electrical systems
  • Basic electrical circuits
  • Electrical measurement and testing equipment
  • Series and parallel circuits
  • Cables and terminations
  • Switches and receptacles
  • Fixtures
  • NEC Code

Prerequisites: None
Course Length: 200 hours
Course Schedule: TBD
Tuesdays & Thursdays 5:00 PM – 9:00 PM
2nd Saturday of each month 8:00 AM – 3:30 PM



From 6 to 8 pm on the last Wednesday of every month.
Upcoming Open House Dates:

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Schnecksville, PA

Our mission at LCTI is to prepare all students for successful careers and lifelong learning.