Get the Skills to Begin a Career in Low Voltage Technology in as few as 12 Months
If you want a job that gets you out in the field, using your hands and challenges the mind, the Porter and Chester Institute Low Voltage Technology program can teach you what you need to know to enter this dynamic industry. Our Low Voltage Technology program will thoroughly prepare you to become a skilled worker in today’s low voltage and electronics industries. We can help you acquire the skills you need to install, maintain and troubleshoot a whole range of the low voltage systems used in homes, businesses, hospitals and corporations all across the country.
- Program offered at: Hamden CT, Rocky Hill CT, Waterbury CT
- Program length: 12 months
- Credit Hours: 76
- Graduates earn a diploma
How/When to Apply
We start new sessions on a regular basis.
Start Date: October 18, 2021
At Porter and Chester Institute, we're making it easier than ever for you to enroll using our automated registration portal. Upload your documents and start the financial aid process without the hassle of drawn-out application processes. And our admissions staff is still available to help you every step of the way. Taking control of your career just got easier!
Low Voltage Technology courses are delivered in a Hybrid format with lecture and other didactic activities delivered online and labs delivered on-campus. Some courses within the program may be delivered fully online, while other courses combine on-campus labs with online lecture material. Some courses within the program may also include online lab simulations. Online, didactic instruction is primarily asynchronous, with assignments and homework accessible 24 hours a day/seven days per week through the Learning Management System (LMS). Students will need to reserve approximately 25-30 hours per week for online educational activities and study and on-campus labs.
1102 Intrusion Alarm Technology
1103 Building Trade Safety
1104 Construction Blueprint Reading
1105 Customer Relations and Business Practices
1101 DC Electrical Circuits
1107 Fire Alarm Systems
1108 Home Theater
1109 Green Technology
1110 Low Voltage Electrical Code
1106 AC Electrical Circuits
1112 Basic Telecommunications
1113 Telecom Cabling
1115 Opto Electronics
1116 CCTV Security
1117 Live Sound Reinforcement
1114 Electronics Circuits
Tuition Cost: $24,996
Additional Fees: $4,115
Financial aid is available to those who qualify.