Electrical Apprenticeships

Everyone thinks of the local sparky when they think about the electrical trade, but take a closer look at any industry and you’ll find an electrical trade specialist channelling power in ways that might surprise you.

Electrical Career Outcomes

  • Qualified electricians are sought after in a range of industries operating in manufacturing, construction and mechanical trades.
  • Career options can include working at factories that make or repair electrical machinery and equipment, dockyards, government departments, and as an electrical contractor supplying, installing and servicing electrical equipment in residential and commercial environments.
  • Promotion to supervisory, team leader and management roles is possible.
  • With experience and further study, electricians may upgrade their qualification to specialise as a technician, technologist or engineer.

Training Snapshot

  • 4 year apprenticeship
  • Completion of Vocational qualification at Certificate level
  • Specialisations available in electrical fields
  • Trade support loans and government incentives available for eligible applicants

Latest Jobs

Air-conditioning and Refrigeration Apprenticeship

Queens Park, WA | JOB ID 5712

Great opportunity awaits for a driven individual who is wanting to undertake an Air-conditioning and Refrigeration Apprenticeship

2nd or 3rd Year Electrical Apprenticeship

Eglinton, WA | JOB ID 5708

Continuing 2nd or 3rd Year Electrical apprenticeship on offer for a motivated and mature minded individual

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration Apprenticeship

North Rockhampton, QLD | JOB ID 5676

Air Conditioning and Refrigeration apprenticeship opportunity with established commercial, industrial and residential company

Electrical Skill Requirements

  • Good math skills
  • Normal colour vision
  • Manual dexterity
  • Diagnostic ability


If an Electrical Apprenticeship is for you, take a look at the current vacancies we have in this trade area. If nothing catches your eye right now, be sure to register with us to receive regular updates from MIGAS when an electrical role becomes available. 

Want to talk to someone about an apprenticeship in Electrical trades? Phone MIGAS on 1300 464 427.

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