Electricity Program Overview

  • Diman's Electricity Program offers a comprehensive and integrated program in math, science, and process writing. Students are taught all facets of residential, commercial, and industrial wiring in accordance with the National and Massachusetts Electrical Code. This instruction includes:

    • Trade Skills
    • Electrical Theory
    • Computer Skills
    • Structural Blueprint Reading
    • Construction Principles
    • Electrical Estimating

    Additionally, the Electricity Program offers extensive training in electrical maintenance, with students troubleshooting electrically-controlled equipment in an actual trade setting. Students study single-phase and three-phase transformation utilizing state-of-the-art programmable logic controllers. Wiring and schematics diagrams are used extensively to complete the course of study

Diman Electrical Technology Program

Announcements

  • Diman Advisory Board Seeks Your Help

    We want you to join the Diman family. While we're proud of our vocational programs and their ability to turn young men and women into skilled members of the community, we can't maintain that level of quality without the help of industry professionals. Please consider joining our Vocational Advisory Board, where you will help steer our vocational programs and students toward future success. Learn more and apply here.

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Skills & Skill Areas

  • Students graduating from Diman have a variety of job options open to them. Below is a partial list of jobs Diman grads from this program are qualified for, depending on their level of education.

    Diman Diploma 2 Year College 4 Year College
    • Residential, industrial, or commercial electrician apprentice
    • Maintenance electrician apprentice
    • Electrical equipment sales
    • Industrial controls technician
    • Communications installer
    • Fire alarm system installer
    • Cable TV installer
    • Electrical technician
    • Small business management
    • Electrical contractor
    • Fiber optics technician
    • Electrical engineer
    • Theater lighting technician
    • Lighting designer

    Skills & Skill Areas

    • Electrical Safety
    • Protective Devices
    • Programmable Logic Controls
    • Material Safety Data Sheet
    • Circuit Breakers & Fuses
    • Communication Wiring
    • Electrical Theory AC & DC
    • Single-Phase Transformers
    • Solar Photovoitaic Systems
    • Wiring Methods & Materials
    • Three-Phase Transformers
    • Wind Generation
    • Residential Finish Wiring
    • Single-Phase Motor Controls
    • Fire Alarm & Burglar Systems
    • Residential Rough Wiring
    • Three-Phase Motor Controls
    • Industrial Wiring
    • Direct Current Motor Controls
    • Commercial Wiring
    • Schematic Diagrams (CAD)
    • Blueprint Reading
    • Service Installations

In the News

  • Single, foster mom winner of Fall River home built by Diman students

    A single, foster mom of three children has her shot at moving out of her apartment and into her own home. Donna Handler’s number was chosen by lottery Friday afternoon to purchase a home on Duluth Street built by the students of Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School. (5/30/17)

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  • Diman students help the American dream come true by building a new house

    Other than getting your kids more education than you ever had, home ownership is probably the most-desired piece of the American Dream.

    At 132 Duluth St., in the Maplewood neighborhood, a piece of the American dream is a neat ranch house that is almost finished, ready for a lucky first-time homebuyer. (3/24/17)

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  • Diman students put heart into family's new home

    Thomas F. Aubin has a phrase he likes to tell people: His city’s neighborhoods can reclaim their glory days one home at a time. That assertion by Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School’s soon-to-be superintendent-director took root Monday afternoon, with 37 Chicago Street in Fall River at long last holding an open house showcase. (6/28/16)

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  • Diman thanks Lowe’s for shop improvement

    Lowe’s beheld the results of their financial support on Tuesday, March 22, when the new Engineering/Technology Center was unveiled during a ribbon-cutting ceremony in Diman’s Machine Tool Technologies shop. The new center was funded by a $25,000 grant from Lowe’s Charitable and Educational Foundation that was administered by SkillsUSA. (3/23/16)

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  • Diman dedicates new automotive customer service center

    A series of ideas became reality at Diman recently, when members of the Diman Bengal Education Foundation (DBEF) held a ribbon cutting ceremony for the brand new Stanley Remiesiewicz Customer Service Center on June 23. (7/7/2015)

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  • Diman students will help build house for veterans

    After a few years during which Diman Regional Vocational Technical High School students and teachers have collaborated on other community service projects, this fall, they will be building a house. (8/4/2015)

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