2014-2015 Catalog

ELAP - ELECTRICAL APPRENTICESHIP

ELAP 1515 ELECTRICAL APPRENTICESHIP I

This course is designed to provide the beginning electrical apprentice with the necessary skills and knowledge to ensure safe and efficient work practices on the job. Topics of study include safety, introduction to the National Electrical Code, basic electrical theory, lighting and appliance circuits and wiring methods.

3

ELAP 1525 ELECTRICAL APPRENTICESHIP II

This course is designed to provide the first year electrical apprentice with the necessary skills and knowledge to ensure safe and efficient work practices on the job. Topics of study include series/parallel circuits, electric power, electrical theorems, special outlets, service calculations and applications of the National Electrical Code.

3

Prerequisites

ELAP 1515 or Instructor Permission

ELAP 1535 ELECTRICAL APPRENTICESHIP III

This course is designed to provide the second year electrical apprentice with the necessary skills and knowledge to ensure safe and efficient work practices on the job. Topics of study include safety, AC electricity, inductance, capacitance, transformers, motors and application of the National Electrical Code.

3

Prerequisites

ELAP 1525 or Instructor Permission

ELAP 1545 ELECTRICAL APPRENTICESHIP IV

This course is designed to provide the second year apprentice with the necessary skills and knowledge to ensure safe and efficient work practices on the job. Topics of study include wiring methods, branch and feeder circuits, motor calculations, transformer sizing and applications of the National Electrical Code.

3

Prerequisites

ELAP 1535 or Instructor Permission

ELAP 1555 ELECTRICAL APPRENTICESHIP V

This course is designed to provide the third year electrical apprentice with the necessary skills and knowledge to ensure safe and efficient work practices on the job. Topics of study include safety, blueprint reading, construction procedures, grounding and ground fault calculations, and service calculations based on the National Electrical Code.

3

Prerequisites

ELAP 1545 or Instructor Permission

ELAP 1565 ELECTRICAL APPRENTICESHIP VI

This course is designed to provide the third year electrical apprentice with the necessary skills and knowledge to ensure safe and efficient work practices on the job. Topics of study include industrial and commercial services, alarm systems, hazardous locations and application on the National Electrical Code.

3

Prerequisites

ELAP 1555 or Instructor Permission

ELAP 1575 ELECTRICAL APPRENTICESHIP VII

This course is designed to provide the fourth year electrical apprentice with the necessary skills and knowledge to ensure safe and efficient work practices on the job. Topics of study include safety, motor controls, power distribution, solid state controls and programmable controllers.

3

Prerequisites

ELAP 1565 or Instructor Permission

ELAP 1585 ELECTRICAL APPRENTICESHIP VIII

This course is designed to provide the fourth year electrical apprentice with the necessary skills and knowledge to ensure safe and efficient work practices on the job. Topics of study include advanced motor controls, branch and feeder circuits, service entrance and grounding calculations based on the National Electrical Code and review for the state exam.

3

Prerequisites

ELAP 1575 or Instructor Permission