Industrial Electricity


  Electricity plays an essential part in how we live our lives. Having quality trained people for the construction and repair of electrical systems and equipment is extremely important. At TCAT Jacksboro our students are well trained in electrical theory. This lays a solid foundation for a long and successful career as an electrician. They are then instructed in the use and understanding of the National Electric Code book for proper residential, and commercial and industrial installations. The proper use of tools and reading of electrical prints is an important part of their training. Training in motor control trouble shooting and repair along with learning to program Programmable Logic Controllers hones their skills to a fine edge. After 1728 hours of electrical training TCAT Jacksboro students are ready to start, at entry level, a long successful career as a construction or industrial electrician.


Information Detail
Time Commitment Full Time
Typical Program Length 20 Months
Clock Hours 2,160
Class Type Day
Credentials Certificate, Diploma
Total Tuition/Fees $6,935.00
Textbook/Supplies Cost $2,071.00

Program Credentials

Option NameHoursCredentials
Electrician Helper432Certificate
Residential Electrician864Certificate
Industrial Electrician1728Diploma

Campus Locations

Main Campus
265 Elkins Rd
Jacksboro, TN 37757

Job Duties

Install, maintain, and repair electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures. Ensure that work is in accordance with relevant codes. May install or service street lights, intercom systems, or electrical control systems.

Job Outlook

Bright Outlook: Yes

Currently employed in the area: 11,950

Current job openings per year: 1,580

Books and Supplies Lists


Phillip Lay
423-566-9629 x 121

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