Electrician Fundamentals

ELECTRICIAN (FUNDAMENTALS)  -   HOURS: 120

COURSE DESCRIPTION:

This competency-based course is the first in a sequence of five designed for electrical technician and electrician trainees. It provides students with technical instruction and practical experience in workplace safety, trade mathematics, fundamental electrical concepts, and storage batteries in direct current (DC) circuits, Ohm’s Law, alternating current (AC), and resource management. The competencies in this course are aligned with the California High School Academic Content Standards and the California Career Technical Education Model Curriculum Standards.

This certificate verifies that the student has met the minimal competencies in the following areas:

  • ORIENTATION AND SAFETY
  • MATHEMATICS
  • FUNDAMENTAL ELECTRICAL CONCEPTS
  • STORAGE BATTERIES IN DIRECT CURRENT (DC) CIRCUITS
  • OHM’S LAW
  • ALTERNATING CURRENT (AC) THEORY
  • RESOURCE MANAGEMENT