Construction Electrician Training Modules

The Construction Electrician curriculum consists of three modules, each 80 hours in duration.  A minimum of 8 eligible participants must enroll in a selected module for the class to begin.  The modules must be completed in sequential order.  For example, to enroll in Module Two you must first pass Module One. You must register by the deadline in order to participate in the class. Any Construction Electrician interested in enrolling for a training module must call the Electrical Training Institute at (317) 270-5282 or email Brittany at bvanhook@eti-indy.org.

Module 1

The first module of the CE curriculum consists of an orientation session and IBEW history (8 hours), a fundamentals of math for the Construction Electrician course (40 hours), and a craftsmanship course (32 hours).  This module totals 80 hours of classroom instruction.  If you have already taken and passed the math course at the Electrical Training Institute you will receive credit for the course.

Orientation & IBEW History-(at the Union Hall)

August 16 & 18, 2022 at 4:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Registration deadline is August 12. No book required. 

Math Course – (at the Training Center)

August 22, 25, 29, Sep 1, 6, 8, 12, 15, 19, 22 at 4:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Registration deadline is August 19. Purchase book HERE.

Craftsmanship Class- (at the Training Center)

July 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28, August 2, 4 at 4:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Registration deadline is July 8. No book required.

Oct 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 25, 27 at 4:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. Registration deadline is Sept 30. No book required.

Module 2

The second module of the CE curriculum consists of three subjects.  The first course section covers wiring methods of NM cable, metallic cable, and stranded wire in conduit applications (24 hours).  The second section covers the National Electrical Code NFPA 70 and the proper installation techniques that lead to a code compliant installation (32 hours).  The third section covers conduit bending using a hand bender for electrical metallic tubing (24 hours).  This module totals 80 hours of classroom instruction.

Introduction to the National Electrical Code- (at the Training Center) 

Nov 28, 30, Dec 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, at 4:30 - 8:30 pm. Registration deadline is Nov 25. Purchase book HERE.

Introduction to Conduit Bending – (at the Training Center)

November 30 December 2, 7, 9, 14, 16, 2021 at 4:30 - 8:30 pm. Registration deadline is November 19, 2021. Purchase book HERE.

Introduction to Wiring Methods – (at the Training Center)
January 4, 6, 11, 13, 18, 20, 2022 at 4:30 - 8:30 pm. Registration deadline is November 19, 2021. No book required.

Module 3

The third module of the CE curriculum consists of four sections.  The first section covers telecommunication systems (20 hours).  The second section covers both DC and AC electrical theory (20 hours).  The third section covers blueprint reading for the electrician (20 hours).  The fourth section includes CPR/First Aid training, OSHA 10 certification training, and a course on personal finance management (20 hours).  This module totals 80 hours of classroom instruction.

First Aid/CPR/AED  – (at the Training Center)
January 27, 2022 at 4:30 – 6:30 pm. Registration deadline is January 14. Pay certification fee HERE.

Introduction to Telecommunications  – (at the Training Center)

January 24, 26, 31 February 2, 7, 2022 at 4:30 – 8:30 pm. Registration deadline is January 14, 2022. No book required. 

OSHA 10  – (at the Training Center)
February 14 & 16 at 4:30 - 10:30 pm. Registration deadline is February 11. No book required. 

Blueprint Reading  – (at the Training Center)
February 22, 24, March 1, 3, 8, 2022 at 4:30 - 8:30 pm. Registration deadline is February 11, 2021. No book required.

Electrical Theory  – (at the Training Center)
Mar 10, 15, 17, 22, 24, 2022 at 4:30 - 8:30 pm. Registration deadline is February 25, 2022. Purchase book HERE.

Personal Finance  – (at the Training Center)
March 28 &  30 at 4:30 - 8:30 pm. Registration deadline is March 18, 2022. No book is required.