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Electrician

Overview

There are two (2) competency-based courses for Electrician described below.  Students receive technical instruction and practical experience in workplace safety, fundamental electrical concepts, trade mathematics, storage batteries in direct current (DC) circuits, alternating current (AC), Ohm’s Law, and resource management.
 
Cost of Tuition: FREE
Cost of Books and Supplies: TBD
Program Prerequisites:
  • Employment-level English Language Competency
  • Must read, write, speak, listen in English
Course Prerequisites:  See "Electrician Program Prerequisites" (above)
Course Schedule:
CLASS
TIME DAYS START END
IN-PERSON 8:15 am - 12:30 pm M-F 08/15/2022 10/21/2022
IN-PERSON 3:45 pm - 9:00 pm M-F 08/15/2022 01/19/2023
 
Course Details:
This is the first course in a two-course sequence which provides students with technical instruction and practical experience in workplace safety, fundamental electrical concepts, trade mathematics, storage batteries in direct current (DC) circuits, alternating current (AC), Ohm’s Law, and resource management.  PREREQUISITES: Employment level competency in written and verbal communication in English. 

NOTES:

  • Separate costs for books, exams, supplies, preparation, certifications and/or licenses provided by outside vendors may be incured.
  • Once a Certificate of Completion is earned in a course, that course cannot be repeated.