The EST Career Path

The Electronic Systems Technician (EST) career path is one of the fastest growing in North America. ESTs install, upgrade, and service a variety of residential and commercial electronic systems including:

  • Audio/Video Systems
  • Computer Networking
  • Lighting
  • Control Systems
  • Security and Surveillance
  • Telecom
  • Cable & Satellite TV
  • Green Technologies

As EST’s role is ideal for students who are tech savvy, like to work with their hands, and are not pursuing a traditional four-year degree.

Career Path to Advancement

Becoming an ESPA Certified EST puts students on the path to potential growth and advancement. Working as an EST can be a starting point to positions such as these:

  • Lead Technician
  • Engineer
  • System Designer
  • Project Manager
  • System Sales
  • Company Owner

Potential Career Opportunities

  • Entry Level Residential AV and Integration Technician
  • Entry Level Commercial AV and Integration Technician
  • Entry Level Security and Access Surveillance Technician
  • Entry Level Cable & Satellite TV Systems Technician

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