Electrical Technology - Residential Wiring

This award is not eligible for Financial Aid

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Electrical Technology: Residential Wiring is specifically designed to provide a foundation of fundamental electrical knowledge and skills in residential electrical applications. These include use of tools, applied calculations, theories and concepts of electricity and electronics, residential wiring and codes. The Certificate of Completion lays the framework for the International Code Council (ICC) and International Association of Electrical Inspectors (IAEI) certification exams. Students are admitted to the Certificate of Completion in Electrical Technology-Residential Wiring program only through the Electric League of Arizona.


Field of Interest
Applied Technology
Degree Type
Certificate of Completion (CCL)
Academic Plan
Electrical Technology - Residential Wiring (CER)
Academic Plan Code
Total credits required
Effective Term
Fall 2017
Admissions criteria

Formal application and admission to the program by the Electric League of Arizona and a high school diploma, GED, or 6 months electrical industry or related experience.


This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses within the program.

What You'll Learn
  • Solve mathematical and algebraic problems using equations and formulas. (ELC103)
  • Define and describe principles, concepts, and devices related to electronics and solid state technology. (ELC119)
  • Interpret blueprints specific to residential, industrial, and commercial wiring and the uniform electrical codes. (ELC123)
  • Describe National Electrical Code (NEC) requirements for hazardous locations and inspection practices. (ELC160)
  • Interpret electrical code requirements for grounding and bonding. (ELC164)
Required courses
Course #Course TitleCredits
ELC103Electrical/Mechanical Calculations3
ELC119Concepts of Electricity and Electronics3
ELC123Residential Electrical Wiring and Codes3
ELC160Applied Electrical Codes I3
ELC164Grounding and Bonding3

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