2020-2021 Catalog 
    
    Dec 05, 2020  
2020-2021 Catalog

CBT 115 - Basic Residential Electrician


Description: Safely install, operate, maintain, and repair residential AC and DC, catv and data systems. Includes the principles of electrical systems, wiring, power transmission, cable TV and data systems safety, and applicable codes and standards.

Credits: 3
Lecture: 2
Lab: 2

Course Content:
  1. Personal workplace health and safety for electricians
  2. Tool identification and usage
  3. Measurement and calculation
  4. AC and DC circuits
  5. CATV and data
  6. Electrical theory
  7. National Electric Code (NEC)
  8. Residential wiring methods

Learning Outcomes:
  1. Describe job site safety rules. (1-6)
  2. Identify emergency procedures. (1)
  3. Demonstrate safe use of basic hand and power tools. (1,2)
  4. Measure voltage, test circuits for continuity. (2-5)
  5. Diagram and calculate circuit values. (3-5)
  6. Demonstrate proficiency working with electrical, catv and data circuits. (1-8)
  7. Explain electrical theory and principles. (5)
  8. Interpret the National Electric Code (NEC). (6)
  9. Identify residential wiring requirements and specifications. (5-8)

Required Assessment:
  1. NCCER module exams
  2. Skills assessment