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RESIDENTIAL WIRING TECHNICIAN

Technical Certificate of Credit

Program Description: The Residential Wiring Technical Certificate of Credit prepares students for employment in the construction industry as qualified residential wiring technicians. Topics include NEC regulations, blueprint reading, principles of direct and alternating current, and residential wiring procedures and practices.

Student Learning Outcomes:
•   Students will wire an electrical panel following current NEC requirements.

Program Offered at the Following Sites: Moultrie-Industrial Drive, Thomasville

Length of Program: Two (2) Semesters.

Cost of Program: Click Here.

Entrance Date: Beginning of each semester; however, all prerequisite courses (MATH 1012 – Foundations of Mathematics & IDFC 1005 – Principles of Electricity II) must be successfully completed prior to beginning occupational courses.

Entrance Requirements: Refer to Admissions criteria. Click for Entrance Score Requirements.

Age: Applicant must be 16 years of age or older.

Education: An applicant must be a high school graduate or the equivalent (GED). College transcripts will be evaluated on an individual basis.

Advisor: A Program Advisor should be consulted prior to enrolling in any course. An advisor will be assigned by admissions.

Program Final Exit Point: Residential Wiring Technician, Technical Certificate of Credit.

Credits Required for Graduation: 16 minimum semester hour credits required for graduation

Note: Credits from this program may be applied to a diploma program.

 

Curriculum

Credit Hours

1. Occupational Courses (16 hours)
  IDFC 1007 Industrial Safety Procedures 2
  ELTR 1020 Electrical Systems Basics I 3
  ELTR 1060 Electrical Prints, Schematics, and Symbols 2
  ELTR 1205 Residential Wiring I 3
  ELTR 1210 Residential Wiring II 3
and one of the following (3 hours)  
      IDFC 1011 Direct Current I 3
      IDSY 1101 DC Circuit Analysis (3)