Electrician Graduate

When did you attend Summit?
I attended the Construction/Electrician program in September 2020.

How did you hear about Summit?
A previous co-worker informed me about the information sessions held on Wednesdays. I told her I would give it a chance and if I passed the entrance exam on the first attempt that I would continue onward.

What were you doing before deciding to attend Summit?
At the time, I had just moved back from Arizona with my youngest child. It was a difficult time as I was unemployed and homeless.

Why did you choose the Electrician specialty?
I chose that program because I felt in my heart that it was the right fit for me. It was what I am supposed to do. 

What is your career goal?
To be the best electrician I can be. I even hope to one day own my own electric company.

What advice do you have for those interested in programs at Summit?
Stay focused and stay dedicated! Don’t hesitate to ask questions or ask for help. Make sure to stay connected with the staff and your classmates.

What did you like most about Summit?
I met a group full of awesome classmates. The staff is very caring and supportive of their students.

How did attending Summit make you feel?
Attending Summit made me think better. It really opened my eyes to life and gave me a purpose and understanding that this is what I am supposed to do with my life.