Electricity


Robert Zeigler

Courses

 

Electricity 1 (LTC)
Grades 11, 10, 12 (2 units)

 This course begins the study of conduit bending; electrical theory; test equipment; introduction to the electrical code; safety in the workplace; residential, commercial and industrial wiring; and blueprint reading. Students work with hand tools and construct a working electrical workstation. Students participating in this program have the opportunity to enroll in the Association of General Contractors Apprenticeship Program, a nationally recognized certification program. Students may be eligible to participate in cooperative work experiences or apprenticeships, which combine career and technology training with supervised work experience in business and industry.

Electricity 2 (LTC)
Grades 12, 11 (2 units)

 Prerequisites: Electricity 1

This course begins the study of alternating current, electrical motors, grounding, conduit bending, cable trays, electrical services and electrical lighting. Students work with hand tools, power tools, blueprints and floor plans to construct a real house that is later sold to the public. The house must pass the building inspections process. Students participating in this program have the opportunity to enroll in the Association of General Contractors (AGC) Apprenticeship Program. This is a nationally recognized certification program. Students may be eligible to participate in cooperative work experiences or apprenticeships, which combine career and technology training with supervised work experience in business and industry.

 

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