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

Mulgrave, VIC | JOB ID 5624

We are seeking a 1st or 2nd year Air-conditioning and Refrigeration Apprentice for a National HVAC Company based in Mulgrave

2nd Year Refrigeration Apprenticeship

Mulgrave, VIC | JOB ID 5338

Continue your apprenticeship in Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration, Electrical or Security Systems

Retail Traineeship

Mile End, SA | JOB ID 5537

Gain valuable skills in a retail trade environment with this fantastic traineeship!

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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