Jared Norkiewicz, Mr. Richard Whitaker, Mr. Robert Brown and Mr. Christos Xerras


The Electricity Program prepares students for meaningful employment in the fields of electrical contracting, design, or engineering. Students learn in shop workstations and at o campus worksites training on modern electrical devices, apparatus, and wiring used in residential, commercial, and industrial settings, as well as advanced electrical theory and Electrical Code updates. Students learn to install and troubleshoot live equipment, including motors, controls, transformers, advanced high and low voltage systems as well as blueprint reading, and metering.

Career Paths

  • Master Electrician
  • Journeyman Electrician
  • Public Utility Worker
  • Business Owner
  • Electrical Engineer
  • Electrical Inspector
  • Electrical Code Instructor
  • Electrical Shop Instructor
  • Lighting Designer
  • Electrical Supply Sales
  • Systems Contractor
  • Alarm Installer
  • Solar Energy Installer

Certifications / Credentials 

  • OSHA 10 Hour Construction
  • CMR.13.00 Journeyman Eligibility Criteria
  • 1500 +/- On the job experience toward apprentice
  • 300 Hours Education toward license

Industry Partnerships 

  • Habitat For Humanity
  • IBEW
  • High Tech Electric
  • Helco Electric
  • Cranney Electric
  • John A. Penney Co., Inc.
  • Talbot Electric
  • Silveira Electric
  • Paras Electric
  • SkillsUSA

Articulation Agreements 

  • MA Board of Electrical Examiners
  • Division of Professional Licensure
  • Bunker Hill Community College

Meeting Documents

Advisory Committee Members

Andy Adricopoulos, Andrew Andricopoulos Electrical
Chris Antonellis, JACT of Greater Boston
Peter Binda, Helco Electric, Inc.
John Caputimini, Essex Electric
Brian Cranney, Cranney Companies
Anthony Deguglielmo, Madison Park Technical High School
David Delande, Delande Electric Supply
Mark Fialkowski, Town of Danvers
Christopher Girard, MEC Electrical Contractors
David Keenan, Keenan Electric
Carly Keenan
Casey Lemmel, Rexel Electric Supply
Andrew Nicastro, Cranney Companies
Thomas Paras, Paras Electric
Roy Simoes, Peabody Municipal Light
Nick Taormina, C/O Roy Spittle & Associates
Socrates Xerras, Xerras Electric

Alumni Spotlight 

Andrew GallioneClass of 2014

Where are they now? Beverly Hospital, Plant Operations Dept

What is their job title? Master Electrician

“The education Essex North Shore provided gave me a jumpstart on my career in the electrical industry, while also teaching me the necessary skills to attend college. The teachers and staff changed my life; they always saw the good in me and helped me believe in myself.”

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