Electrical Apprentice

Electrician practicing his skills
Adults & High School Juniors and Seniors

MNTC's Electrical Apprentice Program builds upon the Residential Electrical Assistant career major in the areas of commercial and industrial environments.  Students will cover electrical installation, operation, and maintenance for electrical systems in residential dwellings, commercial buildings, in industrial buildings and automated.  Students learn safety, tools, print reading, electrical principles and measurements, function of components, equipment and motors, wiring, process control, troubleshooting, and the National Electrical Code.  After completion, students can continue their training toward their journeyman licensure.

Students who successfully complete this program have opportunities to become employed by Moore, Norman, and Oklahoma City Metro contractors and construction companies.

Program Details

Who can attend?

This career program is open to adults and high school juniors and seniors.

  • Adults can choose to attend A.M. and/or P.M. sessions. 
  • High school students can attend half day, A.M. or P.M., to be decided during career advisement  session.


Course Name
Introduction to Electrical Construction
Electrical and Construction Safety
Electrical Theory
Basic DC Circuits
Electrical Construction Calculations
National Electrical Code
Commercial Wiring Methods
Residential Wiring
Electrical Motor Controls
Alternating Current Theory
Total Class Hours: 1050




Class Times

  • Start Date:  August,October,January
  • Days: Monday - Friday
  • A.M. Hours: 9:15 - 12:25
    • NPS 9:15 - 12:05;
    • MPS 9:35 - 12:25
  • P.M. Hours: 1:15 - 4:10
    • NPS: 1:15 - 4:10
    • MPS: 1:15 - 4:10
  • Evening Hours: N/A
  • Adults can choose to attend A.M. and/or P.M. sessions. 
  • High school students can attend half day, A.M. or P.M., to be decided during career advisement session.


Tools Needed: Please check with your instructor before purchasing tools. Prices may vary.

Credentials Available

  • Department of Labor:
    • OSHA Constructional Safety 
  • Snap-on Credentials:
    • Multimeter 575 Certification 
    • Multimeter 604 Certification 
    • Multimeter 650 Certification 


Inside Electrical

Is this program right for me?


  • Manual Dexterity
  • Eye-hand Coordination
  • Sense of Balance
  • Excellent Vision
  • Strong Work-Ethic
  • Troubleshooting
  • Repairing
  • Active Listening
  • Critical Thinking
  • Judgement and Decision Making
  • Installation
  • Active Learning
  • Complex Problem Solving
  • Equipment Maintenance
  • Quality Control Analysis
  • Coordination
  • Equipment Selection
  • learning Strategies
  • Mathematics
  • Operation and Control
  • Reading Comprehension
  • System Analysis
  • Systems Evaluation
  • Time Management

Completion & Positive Placement Rate

  • On-Time Adult Completion Rate: For more information contact the Data Management Coordinator
  • Positive Placement Rate: 94.74%

Positive Placement Rate includes Military, Continuing Education and all Employment, related or not related. The rate information provided below is based on the most current data available.

Potential Occupations

  • Electrical Apprentice



Potential Wages

Career Profile

Financial Aid & Scholarships

Financial Aid

  • Financial Aid Eligibility: Title IV Eligible
  • Loan Debt: $0.00
  • CIP Code: 46.0302

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Electrical Apprentice Help Center

Frequently Asked Questions

Q: Are there prerequisites for this program?

A:  Refer to the "Prerequisites" tab above.

Q: Can I attend part- time?

A: Yes. Students may choose to attend in the morning or in the afternoon as a part-time option.

Q: Does MNTC require student ID badges?

A: Yes. All students and staff must wear an MNTC badge while on campus. Pictures for badges are taken during the registration process.

Q: Do the hours count toward my Journeyman's license?

Yes, hours in the program will be counted toward your required Journeyman's license.

Q: How much does this program cost?

A: Refer to the "expenses" tab above.

Q: Is there a waiting list?

A: For this program, you will need to speak with an MNTC Career Advisor. Set up your free career advisement today!

Q: What are possible occupations for me?

A: Refer to the "Potential Occupations" tab above.

Q: What certifications are available?

A: Refer to the "Credentials Available" tab above.

Q: What is the cost of this program?

A: Refer to the "cost" tab above.

Q: What is the difference between the Electrical Apprentice career program and the Electricity 1 evening course?

A: The Electrical Apprentice career program is 1,050 hours of in-depth learning. The Electricity 1 course is 102 class hours. For more information, contact us.

Q: What kind of job could I get from this program?

A: Refer to the "potential occupations" tab above.

Q: What kind of testing is required prior to getting into the program?

A: Testing information is available during your meeting with an MNTC Career Advisor. 

Q: When does the program start?

A: Refer to the "class times" tab above.

Q: Who can apply?

A: Refer to the "Who can attend?" tab above.

Q: Will MNTC help me find job opportunities during or after I finish the program?

A: Yes! Our Career and College Connection team coordinate career and college fairs on campus throughout the year. They also help with resumes, interviews, employment opportunities, etc. Additionally, internships are may be available to eligible students.

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