The Fiber Optic Association has developed curriculum guidelines for training course approval and only approves schools or training organizations meeting our standards. Schools or training organizations which offer training which meets FOA standards are listed on this website and are authorized to offer FOA certifications.
Note: ONLY schools which are listed here are FOA-Approved and authorized to offer FOA certifications. Schools listed here are required to offer FOA certifications to all students. If you have any questions regarding a school's status with the FOA, contact the FOA staff.
Electricity is essential in today's world. Electricians install, connect, test and maintain wiring systems like lighting, power, climate control, communications and security systems.
From reading blueprints for system layout to testing circuits for proper connections, they must follow the National Electric Code and state and local building codes.
The work environment varies depending on the job, but most are physically demanding bending, lifting, kneeling and standing for long periods. Electricians risk injury from electrical shock, so safety precautions are vital.
If you like working with your hands, enjoy math and have excellent eye-hand coordination, electrical wiring.
Training: HBI pre-apprentice electrical programs teach skills and techniques employers are looking for in entry-level electricians.
Skills include: Installing circuit panels Installing electrical conduit and wiring for homes and commercial sites Cabling/Fiber optics Installing switches, receptacles and lighting fixtures Systems testing and repair.
Using green building techniques to reduce resources and conserve energy.
Depending on the area of needs, students also may learn how to install and maintain solar systems and Fiber Optics
Description: OSHA 10 and 30 Hr courses Ramset / Hilti training
Note:ONLY those schools which are listed on the FOA website are FOA-Approved and authorized to offer FOA certifications. Schools listed here are required to offer FOA certifications to students. If you have any questions regarding a school's status with the FOA, contact the FOA staff at firstname.lastname@example.org.
The listings on this page represent the most recent information available to the FOA. Contact the individual school for verification.
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