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Electricity Program

The Electricity program will begin by teaching students how to organize a project work sequence. They will learn principles in basic safety (10-hr OSHA), electrical math, electrical theory, material and equipment, blueprint reading, communication, and employability skills. Students will interpret schematics; construct basic circuits, use test equipment, and electrical as well as install, test, and repair receptacle outlets, lighting, and small appliance circuits. They will understand circuit protection concepts and install a subpanel. A specialty circuit installation will be addressed. Students will complete the program with an intense study of commercial and industrial electrical systems.

Electricity Program Instructor

Kory Cooper

Phone: 330-729-4100 EXT: 1529


Teacher Site: Click Here

Students in this program will learn:

  • Industrial and commercial wiring system
  • Operation of testing equipment
  • Analysis of electrical circuits
  • Service of residential and commercial wiring systems
  • Industrial wiring installation and repair
  • Operation of industrial motor controls from Logic
  • Line diagrams
  • The National Electrical Code (NEC)

College Connection

Electricity Program Higher Education Options

Two-year technical degree in electrical technology, or Four-year professional degree in electrical engineering. Students who choose to continue their education after MCCTC will be eligible to receive credit for:

  • 250 Hours in the Electrical Tech Program at the New Castle School of Trade
  • Credit for Construction Safety 3 & Construction Technology at Kent State University
  • ELE 101 4 at Eastern Gateway Comunity College
  • EDT 121 Eng Tech Seminar 1 at Stark State College
  • Hours/Credits in a four-year apprenticeship program through IBEW or IEC

Articulation Agreements Institutions:

Career Resources

Electricity Program Career Options

Students who have completed this program are prepared for careers as:

  • Electrical Control Assembler
  • Electrical Maintenance Helper
  • Heating and Air Conditioning Installer
  • Residential Electrician
  • Commercial Electrician
  • Lineman

Electricity Program Industry Credentials

  • NCCER Core (6 credits)
  • NCCER Level 1 (6 credits)
  • Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) (1 credit)

Electricity Program Industry Organization

SkillsUSA Ohio

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Mahoning County Career & Technical Center

7300 North Palmyra Rd., Canfield, OH 44406

High School - 330-729-4000 Adult Division - 330-729-4100

The MCCTC offers a group of passionate professionals ready to help you begin your career. Since 1972, MCCTC has provided thousands of students with the education to lead a successful career and life. Once enrolled in one of our diverse programs, your options and potential are limitless.

The Mahoning County Career and Technical Center offers adults an opportunity to start or advance in a career. MCCTC Adult Career Center offers Industry Credential Programs, professional development classes and other courses to put you on the right track.

Governing Board Members

  • Mrs. Marie Dockry, President
  • Ms. Beth Donofrio, Vice-President
  • Mr. Ronald Shives, Board Member
  • Jeffery Good, Board Member
  • Mr. Richard S. Scarsella, Board Member
  • Mr. Michael Stanko, Board Member
  • Attorney Kathi McNabb-Welsh, Board Member
  • John Zehentbauer - Superintendent

Additional Board Information

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