Imagine a career opportunity where you can start with no experience. The employer pays you a salary while you receive on the job education and training, which leads to increases in pay. Sound too good to be true? These career opportunities exist in the world of Electrical Contracting. Electrical contracting is the business of bringing lighting, power, and communications to buildings and communities. It is an industry valued at over $130 billion annually made up of over 70,000 electrical contracting firms employing over 650,000 electrical workers.

Electricity and Electromagnetism

Electricity is the most versatile energy source that we have; it is also one of the newest: homes and businesses have been using it for not much more than a hundred years. Electricity has played a vital part of our past. But it could play a different role in our future, with many more buildings generating their own renewable electric power using solar cells and wind turbines.