The Residential Wiring certificate is designed to prepare graduates for employment in residential construction occupations. The program focuses on the fundamentals of direct current and alternating current, technical mathematics, safety and residential wiring procedures according to the National Electrical Code®. Graduates of this program will function as skilled technicians performing installation, troubleshooting, maintenance, and repair of electrical systems associated with residential power.
This course is designed for students interested in the properties of electricity. Course focuses on theory and skills to prepare technicians for installation and troubleshooting of basic electrical circuits.
This course provides students with an understanding of residential wiring. Topics include safety, planning, and installation of residential wiring systems according to the National Electrical Code®. (Repeatable 3 Times)
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