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Electrical Technology program instructor brings field and life techniques into the classroom

by Nyla on August 20, 2019

In 2013, Eric Laumatia completed a short-term training program to become an electrician. The education he received was important to his career growth, but equally important were friendships he developed while in class that included the instructor, Jim DeBerry, and fellow classmate, Frank Saavedra. “I’d had a great group of instructors and made a comment

Posted in Electrical Technology / Faculty Spotlights

SJVC Ontario electrician program graduate Deven Velazquez

Electrician program student doesn’t let short attention span keep him from success

by Nyla on September 6, 2018

Everyone remembers that kid in class who can’t sit still, the one who wants to do anything besides crack a book and focus on one thing. That’s Deven Velazquez. “I’m a really hands-on person and just can’t get down with a desk,” he says. “From elementary to high school, I’ve always been the one who

Posted in Electrical Technology / Grad Success / Ontario

SJVC electrician program student standing in electrician classroom

How to Become a Licensed Electrician in California

by Raja Tahir on August 8, 2018

Editor’s Note: This article was edited on August 20, 2019 to include updated BLS data. If you enjoy solving problems, are technically savvy and like to work with power tools, then becoming an electrician might be the perfect career choice for you. Are you interested in learning more about this career and how you can

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Electrician program now available at SJVC's Temecula campus

Electrician program now available at SJVC’s Temecula campus

by Nyla on July 31, 2018

There is a shortage of skilled electricians in California, and SJVC is committed to filling that need by training technicians through its electrician program. We’re pleased to announce that the electrician program is now enrolling students at the Temecula campus. “We have a shortage of electricians, for two important reasons,” says Jim DeBerry, Division Manager

Posted in Electrical Technology / News and Events / Temecula

Electrician program now available at SJVC's Temecula campus

SJVC Partners with SkyWest Airlines; Temecula campus now offers Electrician program

by Nyla on July 31, 2018

SkyWest and SJVC partner to offer Fresno Aviation grads a direct path to commercial aircraft maintenance career SJVC is pleased to announce that the Fresno Aviation campus recently partnered with SkyWest Airlines to form an Apprentice program. This exciting new venture will prepare graduates who have earned their Airframe and PowerPlant licenses to step into coveted mechanic

Posted in Aviation Maintenance Technology / Electrical Technology / Fresno / News and Events / Temecula

SJVC Modesto is now training students in an electrician program.

Electrician program launches at SJVC’s Modesto campus

by Nyla on March 22, 2017

We have exciting news for those interested in becoming an electrician and who would like to complete their training near Modesto, California: Starting May 15th, SJVC’s Modesto campus will offer a 9-month Electrical Technology (ET) certificate program – a promising career training option to many who are eager to develop expertise in this popular field.

Posted in Electrical Technology / Modesto / News and Events

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Electrical Technology Program Launches at Ontario Campus

by Nyla on December 15, 2016

Three things are driving the hot career choice of Electrical Technology (ET): Solar energy development, electric cars’ growing popularity, and a robust economy that sees home construction and business expansion on the rise. “From the moment we wake up, electricity touches everything in our lives,” says Jim DeBerry, Electrical Technology program instructor at the Ontario

Posted in Electrical Technology / News and Events / Ontario