Time: 9 weeks
Course Objective: The students will learn the principles of electricity, vocabulary, types of circuits, measuring instruments, basic solid-state devices, and simple formulas. Students will also develop skills in using simple electrical tools. An emphasis will be placed on safe work habits.
Safety: Briefing daily, safety test required.
Sequence of Activities
Week 1 & 2: Safety, principles of operation, design
Week 3 & 4: Terms, conductors, conduits, boxes, and covers.
Week 5 & 6: Switches, outlets, tool and equipment service requirements.
Week 7, 8, & 9: Wiring systems, projects.