Electrical Systems Technician Programs
Train to Become an Electrical Systems Technician
Train for a career in as an electrical systems technician at Fortis. Our comprehensive curriculum includes what you need to know about working with low-voltage electronic systems such as installation, troubleshooting and repairs. With an ideal balance of classroom instruction and hands-on practice, students are introduced to national, state and local regulations, building codes, safety practices, and the various career paths available in the field.
Our experienced and dedicated faculty guide students through topics including applied electronics theory and the wide array of devices found in residential and commercial applications. Through the introduction of the basic concepts of electrical theory, students will explore electrical quantities, Ohm's Law, resistors, circuits, and measuring instruments. Classroom instruction is enhanced by laboratory activities where students focus on low voltage wiring applications, integral to things such as AV Integration with home theater, audio, video, home alarm & security, intercom, fiber optic telecom, computer networking and wireless systems, all in accordance with the requirements set forth by the National Electrical Code.
Learning by doing, students in the electrical systems technician program at Fortis will develop skills in cable preparation, handling, installation, termination and testing. In real-world simulations, students learn how to plan, wire, terminate, install, connect, test, integrate and troubleshoot the systems of today's digitally integrated systems and networks.
Upon successful completion of our low voltage electrical systems technician program, graduates will possess the knowledge and skills, as well as the necessary marketable job search techniques and skills, needed to gain entry-level employment in a wide variety of positions in the Electronic and Communications Technology field.