Electrical Technology: Apprenticeship Option, Certificate of Achievement

Upon successful completion of the Electrical Technology Certificate - Apprenticeship Option, the student demonstrates the skills and knowledge of a Journey level electrician. The student applies electrical skills and knowledge to construct, repair and troubleshoot electrical circuits, motors, motor controllers and electrical systems. The training and skills acquired prepares the apprentice to be employed in the electrical field as a Journey level electrical worker for residential, commercial and industrial electrical construction projects.

Minimum Units Required: 40

Recommended Sequence:

First Semester

Units

A-ELE 070A

Introduction to Electricity

4

VO-ED 080V

Work Experience: Apprenticeship

2

Second Semester

A-ELE 070B

Electrical Fundamentals

4

VO-ED 080V

Work Experience: Apprenticeship

2

Third Semester

A-ELE 071A

Electrical Circuits and Code

4

Fourth Semester

A-ELE 071B

Electrical Circuits and Equipment

4

Fifth Semester

A-ELE 072A

Electrical Motors

4

Sixth Semester

A-ELE 072B

Electrical Motor Control Systems

4

Seventh Semester

A-ELE 073A

Electrical Motor Control Circuits

4

Eighth Semester

A-ELE 073B

Programmable Logic Controllers and Variable Frequency Drives

4

Ninth Semester

A-ELE 074A

Motor Control Systems

4

Each course must be completed with a grade of "C" or higher.

Minimum Units 40