Printed on 5/20/2022

Admissions

Additional Information

You must be employed by a company/organization that is willing to participate in an apprenticeship program. Each employer has their own requirements for entry into the apprenticeship program. Contact your employer’s human resources department to see what is available. 

2016-17 average wage for industrial Electrician Apprentice completers - $29.87 per hour/$62,133 annually.

Program Outcomes

  • Apply AC and DC theory to an industrial setting.
  • Apply operational and troubleshooting principles to a transformer installation.
  • Apply operational and troubleshooting principles to fluid power systems.
  • Apply operational and troubleshooting principles to power systems and variable speed drives.
  • Apply operational and troubleshooting principles to programmable logic controllers and automation equipment.
  • Apply the National Electric Code requirements to industrial equipment and facilities.
  • Communicate trade and occupational related information effectively.
  • Interpret industrial equipment drawings and electrical prints.
  • Maintain electric motors and motor controls.
  • Test solid state electronic system components.


Beyond The Classroom

Student Clubs

There are over 45 different clubs and organizations available for students. Many clubs are directly related to programs offered at FVTC, so you can develop professional connections while meeting other students.

Student Resources

We’re here to help you succeed. You’ll find a broad network of support at Fox Valley Tech. Don’t hesitate to contact us if you need help.

Employment Services

Employment Connections is here to help you with your employment needs. Our services begin when you enroll as an FVTC student and continue throughout your employment career.

One-on-One Help

Let us guide you through the admissions process from beginning to end.

Email: admissionsspecialist@fvtc.edu
Phone: 920-735-4740
Text: 920-294-1738