Santee Cooper's Power Associate Program is a competitive scholarship program that prepares high school graduates for rewarding technical careers in the electric utility industry. Students can attend Trident Technical College, Orangeburg-Calhoun or Horry-Georgetown Technical College.
Earn a Technical Associate's Degree in Applied Science.Earn (3) Certificates in Applied Science (Electrician: Automated Controls, Electrician: Industrial, and Industrial: Mechanic).Gain hands-on experience by working in a generating station, electrical distribution area and/or electrical transmission area.Books, Tuition and supplies are covered by Santee Cooper.Earn a competitive wage, weekly stipend and qualify for substantial incentive bonuses each semester based on academic performance.Graduates receive preferential consideration for full-time employment at Santee Cooper.
Must be 18 years of age and be a High School Graduate by June 2024.Must possess a valid driver's licenseMust be able to pass a pre-employment physical and background check.
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