DC Electrical Troubleshooting

Elevate Your Electrical Career with DC Troubleshooting Training

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Program Overview

Interested in enhancing your electrical troubleshooting skills? The DC Electrical Troubleshooting program at College of Western Idaho (CWI) is designed for individuals seeking to deepen their understanding and expertise in direct current (DC) electrical systems. Whether you are a professional looking to refine your skills or a beginner aiming to enter the field, this program offers comprehensive training in troubleshooting and resolving electrical issues in DC systems.

You will learn the fundamentals of DC electrical circuits, including diagnosis, repair, and maintenance. The program includes hands-on learning, providing practical experience in identifying and fixing common electrical problems, guidance from experienced instructors, and handouts for you to acquire the skills necessary to troubleshoot DC electrical systems effectively and safely.

Degree or Certificate Type




Primary Location

CWI students working on electrical equipment

Learning Opportunities

  • DC Electrical Fundamentals: Understand the principles of DC electrical systems.
  • Troubleshooting Techniques: Learn to diagnose and resolve common electrical issues.
  • Hands-On Experience: Gain practical skills in electrical repair and maintenance.
  • Safe Working Practices: Emphasize safety while working with electrical systems.
  • Skill Enhancement: Develop expertise for a career in electrical troubleshooting.

Area of Study

Degrees & Certificates

Certificate of Completion

Person working on low voltage electrical equipment

Career Opportunities

  • Electrical Power-Line Installers and Repairers

    Install or repair cables or wires used in electrical power or distribution systems. May erect poles and light or heavy duty transmission towers. Excludes “Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Powerhouse, Substation, and Relay” (49-2095).


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    Growth (2021 – 2031)*

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*Data sourced from Lightcast™ (2023), a global leader in labor market analytics, and limited to the state of Idaho. Contact CWI Institutional Research for questions regarding this data.


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