Electrical Technician Diploma

Enroll in a New Future as an Electrician at Vista College

Earn a Certificate, Diploma or Associate Degree in one of many careers!

Vista College offers numerous educational programs in Business, Healthcare, Technology and many other trades. Get the edge you need when looking for a new career or seeking to move up in your current occupation. The focused instruction and hands-on training offered at Vista College helps prepare you for the day-to-day challenges you'll face in the real world.

You can earn an Associate or Bachelor's Degree, diploma or certificate in your chosen field quickly, so you can be in your career as soon as possible. The training and skills you gain will prepare you for some of the most exciting careers today.

Vista College offers detailed instruction and in-depth training. We also provide additional tools you'll need to gain a competitive edge in your job search after graduation.

Take advantage of these Vista College services:

  • Day or evening classes
  • Learn from industry experts
  • Convenient class schedules
  • Career Services Assistance for graduates
  • Financial aid available for those who qualify
  • Plus much more!

Electrical Technician Program

Are you a mechanically inclined individual who is looking for a great way to put your talents to use in an exciting and rewarding new career? Is spending several years attending a college or university simply not a viable option, perhaps due to time or cost? The perfect solution for you may be the Electrical Technician Diploma program from Vista College.

An Electrical Technician diploma could be your ticket to an entry level position as an apprentice electrician, working with residential and commercial electrical systems. Best of all, you can complete the program in as little as 40 weeks!*

As an apprentice electrician, you will perform a variety of tasks, such as:

  • Reading blueprints
  • Connecting circuits
  • Replacing fuse boxes
  • Installing conduit and electrical wiring in accordance with state and local building codes
  • Making a variety of electrical repairs under the direction of an experienced electrician

To become an apprentice, you need the proper educational foundation to make a favorable impression on potential employers, which our program will provide.

The Electrical Technician Diploma Program Covers

The diploma program from Vista College covers all critical aspects of the apprentice electrician position. Your coursework will include:

  • Overview of electrical concepts
  • Commercial and residential wiring applications
  • Electrical service
  • Electricity recovery systems

You will also have the benefit of an electrical mechanic program with instructors who possess years of real-world experience in the electrical trades, and the small classroom sizes mean you will receive the one-on-one training you need to begin to master the essential skills.

Campus Locations

  • Amarillo, TX
  • Beaumont, TX
  • College Station, TX
  • El Paso, TX
  • Fort Smith, AR
  • Killeen, TX
  • Las Cruces, NM
  • Longview, TX
  • Lubbock, TX


  • Vista College is accredited by the Commission of the Council on Occupational Education (COE).
  • Vista College is recognized as being a military friendly college through the Servicemembers Opportunities Colleges (SOC).

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