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Curriculum

Course
Course Cover Image Y1S1 - 23-24 Electrical Residential Wiring I Y1S1 - 23-24 Electrical Residential Wiring I
  • Electrical Wiring 1 - covers the basics, concepts and introduction to the following:

    Tools, Fasteners, National Electrical Code, house plans and specifications, math, circuit theory, Ohm's Law, boxes and box fill, outlet locations, general lighting, voltage drop, switches, receptacles, GFCI, AFCI, lighting fixtures, series circuits, branch circuits, safety. 

    Students are required to demonstrate their skill in conduit bending and EWR homework.

    Please Note:  A checkmark showing a lesson complete may not be correct.  If there is a lab - the lab or a noted homework may not be complete.  

     

Course Cover Image Y2S1 - 23-24 Printreading, Code, Theory Y2S1 - 23-24 Printreading, Code, Theory
  • Year 2 covers - Printreading, Code, Introduction to AC Theory, Single-Phase Transformers, Power Generation, Transmision and Distribution, Three Phase Transformers and Buck-Boost Transformers.                       

    Printreading for Residential and Light Commercial Construction - prints contain information necessary to efficiently and properly construct a building.  

    Comprehensive Guide to the NEC is a three volume explanation articles of the NEC code.  This is based on the current 2020 code cycle.

     

     

Course Cover Image Y2S1 - 24-25 Printreading, Code, Theory Y2S1 - 24-25 Printreading, Code, Theory
  • Year 2 covers - Printreading, Code, Introduction to AC Theory, Single-Phase Transformers, Power Generation, Transmision and Distribution, Three Phase Transformers and Buck-Boost Transformers.                       

    Printreading for Residential and Light Commercial Construction - prints contain information necessary to efficiently and properly construct a building.  

    Comprehensive Guide to the NEC is a three volume explanation articles of the NEC code.  This is based on the current 2020 code cycle.

     

     

Course Cover Image Y3S1 - 23-24 EG&B (Code) & Printreading Y3S1 - 23-24 EG&B (Code) & Printreading
  • Electrical Grounding & Bonding - covers the National Electrical Code for Electrical Grounding and Bonding based on the following:  General Requirements, System Grounding - grounded conductors, systems required to be grounded and systems not permitted to be grounded, separately derived systems, main and system bonding jumpers.  Grounding electrode systems and conductors.  Line-Side and Load-Side Bonding.  Equipment Grounding and Equipment Grounding Conductors.  Grounding of Specific Equipment and Conditions, safety.

    Printreading - provides the basics and concept of reading a project specification book and relating it to the plans provided for an actual building of a school.  Plans reviewed are: site, civil, survey, structural, lines, dimensions, wall types, schedules, details, coordination, MEP, M, E and P drawings.  Included is one lesson on Leadership Training, safety. 

Course Cover Image Y3S1 - 24-25 Electrical Grounding & Bonding, Motors-DC, General Knowledge, Etc Y3S1 - 24-25 Electrical Grounding & Bonding, Motors-DC, General Knowledge, Etc
  • Electrical Grounding & Bonding - covers the National Electrical Code for Electrical Grounding and Bonding based on the following:  General Requirements, System Grounding - grounded conductors, systems required to be grounded and systems not permitted to be grounded, separately derived systems, main and system bonding jumpers.  Grounding electrode systems and conductors.  Line-Side and Load-Side Bonding.  Equipment Grounding and Equipment Grounding Conductors.  Grounding of Specific Equipment and Conditions, Safety.

    Motors - Covers DC Motors, AC Single-Phase and Plolyphase, General Knowledge and Sizing Branch Circuit, Sizing Motor Short-Circuit and Ground-Fault Protection: Locked Rotor Current, Sizing Motor Overloads and Disconnects, Motor Feeder Conductors, OCPDs and Tap Conductors, Adjustable-Speed Drive Systems, Code, and Introduction to Motor Speed Control Methods, AC Equipment and Fire Pumps.  

Course Cover Image Y4S1 - 23-24 Electrical Motor Controls II Y4S1 - 23-24 Electrical Motor Controls II
  • Electric Motor Controls II - expands the student knowledge of Electric Motor Controls I to: power distribution systems and phase-loss monitors, solid-state relays, timing relays-on-delay, interval and recycle, off-delay, one-shot and multi-function, counters and sensors, motor starting methods, motor drives-accelerating and decelerating, introduction to programmable controllers, energy  management and building automation, fire suppression systems, preventive maintenance and troubleshooting, safety. 

    Once again the student will show their knowledge in several different applications to the instructor.

     

     

Course Cover Image Y4S1 - 24-25 Programmable Logic Controllers & Relays, VFD's, EV, Home Automation, Bldg  and Alarm Systems Y4S1 - 24-25 Programmable Logic Controllers & Relays, VFD's, EV, Home Automation, Bldg and Alarm Systems
  • Electric Motor Controls II - expands the student knowledge of Electric Motor Controls I to: power distribution systems and phase-loss monitors, solid-state relays, timing relays-on-delay, interval and recycle, off-delay, one-shot and multi-function, counters and sensors, motor starting methods, motor drives-accelerating and decelerating, introduction to programmable controllers, energy  management and building automation, fire suppression systems, preventive maintenance and troubleshooting, safety. 

    Once again the student will show their knowledge in several different applications to the instructor.

     

     

Course Cover Image Y1S2 - 23-24 Electrical Residential Wiring II Y1S2 - 23-24 Electrical Residential Wiring II
  • Electrical Wiring II - covers the basics, concepts and introduction to the following:

    Parallel Ciruits, special purpose outlets, grounding conductors for residential, heating and air conditioning, energy systems, combination circuits, conduit fill, grounding and bonding, overcurrent protection, service entrance calculations, swimming pools, spas and tubs, home automation, photovoltaic systems, safety.  

     

Course Cover Image Y2S2 - 23-24 Printreading, Code, Electrical Theory Y2S2 - 23-24 Printreading, Code, Electrical Theory
  • Year Two Semester Two covers:

    AC Theory, Single-Phase Transformers, Power Generation, Transmission and Distribution, Three-Phase Transformers, Buck Boost Transformers and Balancing Three-Phase Loads, Nonlinear Loads, and Three-Phase Fault Current, and Voltage Drop. 

    It then moves back into the three volume Comprehensive Guide to the NEC 2020 to study more Code Chapters and Articles.. 

Course Cover Image Y3S2 - 23-24 Electrical Motor Controls I Y3S2 - 23-24 Electrical Motor Controls I
  • Electrical Motor Controls I - covers the basics and concepts of:  Test Instruments and Safety, Introduction to ladder diagrams, applications using contactors and relays, manual and automatic control devices, ladder diagram application, automatic control application, magnetic motor starters and pilot devices, motor overload protection, motor power connection, magnetic motor starters on overload protection, motor reversing - controllers and connections, latching relays, alternating relays and jogging circuits, safety.

    Students will show their knowledge in several practical application requirements to the instructor.

     

    REMINDER - LABS FOR A LESSON ARE DUE BY FRIDAY OF THE WEEK STATED IN THE CALENDAR (I.E., Wed Class night) Labs due by Friday.  

    Labs must be turned in for credit. 

    Resubmits for labs must be turned in by the due date the instructor assigns.    

     

Course Cover Image Y4S2 - 2024/2025 Y4S2 - 2024/2025
  • NEC Code Review - is a review of the NEC - Introduction, definitions and boxes, cables and underground installations, raceways and conductors, dwelling units, services, commercial installations, hazardous locations, health care facilities, occupancies and special equipment, industrial services, transformers, motors and power quality, service and load calculations.  It engages in an introduction and overview of - fire alarm systems and voice/data/video, safety.  

     

Course Cover Image Y4S2 - 23-24 IEC/NEC Code Review Y4S2 - 23-24 IEC/NEC Code Review
  • NEC Code Review - is a review of the NEC - Introduction, definitions and boxes, cables and underground installations, raceways and conductors, dwelling units, services, commercial installations, hazardous locations, health care facilities, occupancies and special equipment, industrial services, transformers, motors and power quality, service and load calculations.  It engages in an introduction and overview of - fire alarm systems and voice/data/video, safety.