2017-2018 Semester Catalog

Electrical Technician (ET51) Certificate

Campus Availability and Advisement:

Program Description:

The Electrical Technician Technical Certificate of credit provides training in basic electrical wiring skills enabling students to gain entry level employment in the construction and maintenance industry. Topics include basic electrical principles and practices, blueprint interpretation, industrial safety procedures, and residential wiring operations.

Entrance Date:

Fall Semester

Required Courses (19 Credit Hours)

MATH 1012Foundations of Mathematics

3

IDFC 1007Industrial Safety Procedures

2

ELTR 1060Electrical Prints, Schematics, and Symbols

2

ELTR 1205Residential Wiring I

3

ELTR 1210Residential Wiring II

3

Choose one of the following:

IDSY 1101DC Circuit Analysis

3

IDFC 1011Direct Current I

3

Choose one of the following:

IDSY 1105AC Circuit Analysis

3

ELTR 1020Alternating Current Fundamentals

3

IDFC 1012Alternating Current I

3

Note: The previously offered IDSY 1100 (5 hrs) will substitute for both IDSY 1101 and IDSY 1105 together

Total Credit Hours: 19 Minimum Credit Hours for Graduation