Hours: 36 hours
Day(s):Wednesday 6:00 - 9:00 pm
Start Date: February 15, 2023 - May 10, 2023
Description: This course is for persons working in industrial or commercial facilities who perform electrical repairs along with their other maintenance duties. Electrical trade basics for the business environment, including packaging, manufacturing, and process industries.
Combined lecture and lab training covers:
- Motor starter sizing and protection
- National Electrical Code
- Series/parallel wiring in reference to control wiring, control transformers, 1 & 3 motor wiring (AC), contactors for non-motor loads
- Reading and understanding elementary schematics & symbols and interfacing stop/start stations, limit switches, pressure switches and proximity sensors
- introduction to forward/reverse starters, VFD's and conduit bending/installation
Requirements: Prerequisite: Electrical Construction I/II. Textbook included - Safety equipment required.
Note: All adult students must present a Driver’s License or state-issued ID as part of the registration process. The ID will be scanned and screened for registered sex offenders. Participation in programs is contingent on the results of the screening. North Montco Technical Career Center strives to be in compliance with all PA Department of Education and Act 44 Safe School standards.