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Career Area: Architecture and Construction
Program Number: 50-451-0
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Telecommunications Voice Data Video Installer Technician Careers

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Data communication installers are individuals who design, integrate, install and provide field maintenance and service on products that: Transport voice, video, audio and data signals in commercial or residential premises; Capture and display or otherwise annunciate signals; Control signals; Use signals to control mechanical and electrical apparatus.

Details and Requirements

  • 3-year program
  • 4,900 hours on-the-job training
  • 432 hours paid related instruction
  • Additional related instruction may be required
  • Courses may include blueprint reading, fire safety, relay logic, computer skills, electronics, instrumentation, electric code, networking, data communications and safety

Apprenticeship Information

  • Applicants must be at least 18 years of age
  • High school diploma or equivalent
  • Algebra with a passing grade "C" or higher or equivalent
  • Meet required norms on aptitude test (if required)
  • Physically able to perform trade
  • Valid driver's license or reliable transportation

Wisconsin Technical College Telecommunications Voice Data Video Installer Technician Programs