How To Apply

Regular Application Process

We accept applications every Wednesday between 2-4PM or you can apply online.  The training centers are closed on weekends and holidays. Click here for complete information on how to apply.

Apprenticeship Programs

Inside Wireman (Electrical)

The Inside Wireman Apprenticeship program is a 5-year training program approved by the Division of Apprenticeship Standards for the State of California. apprentices are required to attend 1,020 hours of classroom related instruction. During the first three years of apprenticeship, apprentices go through our compressed and vigorous curriculum two nights a week – one night for lecture and one night for hands-on applications of their skills.

To learn more about the SDETT Inside Wireman Apprenticeship program and apply, click here. 

Telecommunications – Sound Technician

The Sound Technician Apprenticeship program is a 4-year training program approved by the Division of Apprenticeship Standards for the State of California. The program requires that each apprentice receive a minimum of 6400 hours of on-the-job training in the electrical construction industry with the supervision of a journeyman sound electrician.

To learn more about the SDETT Sound Technician Apprenticeship program and apply, click here.

Helmets To Hardhats

Military Veterans, you’ve already honed your technical skills. Why start your career from scratch when you leave the military? Use those skills to advance your career right now through the San Diego Electrical Training Center. Click here for complete information on how.

Testing Dates

Check the SDETC Calendar for all scheduled Application Deadlines, Testing Dates, Semester Start Dates, and more!

ALEKS

If you haven’t met the Algebra requirements for application but don’t want to enroll in a semester long class, then ALEKS® may be for you! Click here to learn how.