Electronic Systems Technician

Program Name: 
Electronic Systems Technician (Apprentice)

The Electronic Systems Technician four-year Registered Apprenticeship program prepares graduates to install and provide field service on products that transport voice, video and data signals. Apprentices receive experience and training in the following systems: fire alarms, intrusion detection, cable TV (CCTV), data networks, media management, telecommunications and digital control systems (DCS). Employers are non-union electrical and data communications contractors.

Median Salary After Completion: 
$47,920
Occupation Titles: 

Electronic Systems Technician

Program Number: 
50-451-8
Training Details: 

3-year program
6,550 hours on-the-job training
576 hours paid related instruction
Additional related instruction may be required
Courses may include blueprint reading, fire safety, relay logic, computer skills, electronics, instrumentation, electric code, networking, data communications and safety.

Application Requirements: 

Applicants must be at least 18 years of age
High school diploma or equivalent
Algebra with a passing grade "C" or higher or equivalent
Meet required norms on aptitude test (if required)
Physically able to perform trade
Valid driver's license or reliable transportation

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  • Program can be completed entirely online at this college.
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