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Semester I

Electrical Theory – AC & DC (Tier 1)                              1ELT01          150 hours

This course is designed to give students an understanding of how electricity works.  This aids in troubleshooting and circuit design.  Students will be presented with practical examples and develop the skills required to solve them.

 

Safety and Math for Electricians                                      1ELT02          15 hours

The Safety component of this course is designed to give students a clear understanding of the dangers of in their chosen field.  Students will train and obtain their OSHA 10 certification at completion.  The Math component of this course will refresh student on math used in the trades.  Students will be presented with real world examples and taught how to solve them

 

Conductor Sizing, Box and Conduit Fill                         1ELT03          30 hours

This course is designed to teach students how to properly size a wire, a box, and a conduit.  Students will be given diagrams and will develop the skills required to size all boxes, wires and pipes.

 

Introduction to the NEC                                                  1ELT05          30 hours

Students will learn to navigate the National Electrical Code (NEC) and apply its requirements to the skills they are developing through shop projects.

 

Residential Wiring                                                            1ELT06         150 hours

Through this course students will develop the skills required to complete the basic installation of electrical power in a residence.  Students will actively wire receptacles, switches, and lights, adhering to the requirements of the National Electrical Code (NEC).

 

 

Semester II

Electrical Theory/Code (Tier 2)                                       2ELT01          150 hours

In this course students will be introduced to different wiring methods an dh ow they relate to the code book.  Students will work on practical problems and relate what they have learned to their hands on practical projects.

 

 

Conduit Bending                                                                2ELT02          90 hours

Students will be introduced to the art of conduit ending.  They will practice and refine these skills in practical applications in shop.

 

Commercial Wiring                                                           2ELT03          90 hours

This course is designed to teach students the basics of installing electrical systems in commercial applications.  Students will actively wire receptacles, switches, and lights meeting the requirements of the National Electrical Code (NEC).

 

 

Load Calculations, Residential & Commercial            2ELT04          30 hours

Students will learn how to calculate electrical service sizes for both commercial and residential properties.  Utilizing the National Electrical Code (NEC)  as a resource they will identify the proper tables and perform calculations based on requirements.

 

Transformer Wiring                                                        2ELT05          15 hours

Students will be taught what a transformer is, their uses, as well as how to properly connect and ground a transform.  This course includes instruction on how to safely test a transformer.