Electricians bring power our homes, businesses, and factories, basically creating the backbone of our world. There’s always a new and exciting project to work on as an electrician. If you enjoy building, creating, problem solving, and have an eye for detail, this could be the career for you!

What You'll Do

As an Electrician, you’ll

  • Read blueprints and technical diagrams
  • Install and service wiring, control, and lighting systems
  • Train workers to install equipment and wiring
  • Inspect electrical components
  • Keep fixtures and components up to code


  • Data and Analytics
  • Independent Decision Making
  • Problem Solving


Want to be an Electrician?

Explore the education and training opportunities currently available through Louisiana’s 13 community and technical college campuses across the state.

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Total Working Population

High School Diploma

No High School Diploma

High School + Post Secondary Credential

Louisiana Calling

9331 Bluebonnet Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA 70810

1-844-LA-CALLS (1-844-522-2557)