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Community Antenna Television Technician


A Community Antenna Television Technician Program will teach a student how to construct, service and maintain a sophisticated two-way interactive broadband communications system designed to deliver superior television and data signals and services to a variety of end users. The program will usually take 4 years to complete.

A Community Antenna Television Technician graduate can expect to be well versed in the fundamentals of broadband systems. Graduates should be able to analyze, install, construct or repair most broadband systems in use today.



Careers

Radio and Telecommunications Equipment Installers and Repairers
Wage: $55,600
10 Year Growth Rate: 2.5%
Self Employed: 4.1%
Unemployment Rate: 4.2%
Employed Part Time: 3.1%

Education Requirements:
Postsecondary vocational award
Telecommunications Line Installers and Repairers
Wage: $53,000
10 Year Growth Rate: 4.6%
Self Employed: 3.3%
Unemployment Rate: 4.4%
Employed Part Time: 1.9%

Education Requirements:
Long-term on-the-job training