What to Know Before Becoming an Electrician

August 10, 2018 755 views

A Collection of Articles About Becoming an Electrician

Included in this post is a collection of hand-picked articles and resources related to a career as an electrician, but first, a few brief points to consider.

As an electrician, you’ll be setting up new electrical systems and dealing with existing and old wiring where you at times you must rewire. Other times, you’ll need to design wiring circuits according to the load requirements.

You’ll want to double-check your work and ensure everything is safe, you don’t want an electrical fire, or someone getting hurt, because of something you missed.

Before you invest a lot of time and money to become an electrician, try to work in the field to ensure this is what you want to do for the rest of your life.

I would hate to see you spend a lot of money and many months of schooling to become certified just to find out this career choice is not right for you.


Have a look at the resources that can give you a strong overview of what it’s like to have a career as an electrician.

You’ll want to spend some time on the following sections; What To Know Before Becoming an Electrician, A Day in the Life, Pros and Cons, and take some time to view the videos that offer some great advice and insights related to this career.

How to Become an Electrician

How to Become an Electrician: The 6 Basic Steps

How to Become an Electrician

Electrician Certification/License by State | Journeyman and Master Electrician

How to Become an Electrician | HowStuffWorks

How To Become An Electrician Apprentice | EAHQ

Different Types of Electrician Licenses and Their Purpose – eSUB Construction Software

What can you expect from a job as an electrician? | CareerBuilder

Electrician Career Profile | Job Description, Salary, and Growth | Truity

What To Know Before Becoming an Electrician

Things I wish I had known as an Apprentice Electrician. | LinkedIn

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