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Construction Trades: Electrical, Commercial and Residential

This award is not eligible for Financial Aid

The Certificate of Completion (CCL) in Construction Trades: Electrical, Commercial and Residential program is designed to provide knowledge, safety, and skills in the electrical construction trade. This program reinforces common construction skills to include use of tools, adherence to safety and codes, and reading construction drawings. This award offers further theory and practice in commercial and specialty electrical, to include work with electric power distribution, motors and motor controls, specialty electrical lighting and services, and electrical currents. Students can seek employment as electrical technicians on residential and commercial job sites.

Details

Details iconImportant information you’ll need when applying for admission:
Field of Interest: 
Applied Technology
Type: 
Certificate
Academic Plan Code: 
5235N
Total credits required: 
26
Effective term: 
2020 Summer
Award notes

This program is not eligible for Title IV Federal Financial Aid.
Students must earn a grade of C or better in all courses within the program.

Admission criteria

This program is offered through an educational partnership. Employment by the partnership organization is required for admission.

Academic Plan: 
Construction Trades: Electrical, Commercial and Residential (CER)
Required courses
Course #Course TitleCredits
Credits:26
CON103Foundation of Construction Safety1
CON104Hand and Power Tools, Equipment, and Workspace1.5
CON105Construction Calculations1.5
CON107Construction Drawings Introduction1
CON/HVA131Electrical Systems3.5
CON132Distribution Panels, Wiring, and Circuit Protection in Electrical Systems3.5
CON133Conduit, Raceways, and Termination in Electrical Systems4
CON234Electric Power Distribution3
CON235Motors: Theory and Application4
CON236Industrial Wiring Applications3
Competencies
  • Practice Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) standards in daily work. (CON103, CON104, CON/HVA131, CON132, CON133, CON234, CON235, CON236)
  • Recognize the interrelationships among the construction trades. (CON103, CON104, CON107, CON/HVA131, CON132, CON133, CON234, CON235, CON236)
  • Describe the implications of working in construction trades. (CON103, CON104, CON107, CON/HVA131, CON132, CON133, CON234, CON235, CON236)
  • Use, maintain and secure materials, tools and equipment according to professional standards. (CON103, CON104, CON/HVA131, CON132, CON133, CON234, CON235, CON236)
  • Maintain the work space according to professional standards. (CON103, CON104, CON/HVA131, CON132, CON133, CON234, CON235, CON236)
  • Interpret construction plans to perform a task. (CON105, CON107, CON/HVA131, CON132, CON133, CON234, CON235, CON236)
  • Perform calculations needed for the electrical trade. (CON104, CON105, CON107, CON/HVA131, CON132, CON133, CON234, CON235, CON236)
  • Install electrical systems using appropriate codes and tools. (CON103, CON104, CON105, CON107, CON/HVA131, CON132, CON133, CON234, CON235, CON236)
  • Maintain electrical systems using appropriate codes and tools. (CON103, CON104, CON107, CON/HVA131, CON132, CON133, CON234, CON235, CON236)
  • Repair electrical systems using appropriate codes and tools. (CON103, CON104, CON107, CON/HVA131, CON132, CON133, CON234, CON235, CON236)
  • Demonstrate efficient and quality work. (CON103, CON104, CON105, CON107, CON/HVA131, CON132, CON133, CON234, CON235, CON236)
  • Effectively communicate with all stakeholders. (CON103, CON104, CON105, CON107, CON/HVA131, CON132, CON133, CON234, CON235, CON236)
  • Effectively work within a team structure. (CON103, CON104, CON105, CON107, CON/HVA131, CON132, CON133, CON234, CON235, CON236)
  • Demonstrate professionalism with conduct and ethics. (CON103, CON104, CON105, CON107, CON/HVA131, CON132, CON133, CON234, CON235, CON236)

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