Dec 02, 2023  
2019-2020 Archived Catalog 
2019-2020 Archived Catalog

ELEC-131 Residential Electrical Wiring

Credits 3 / 4 Contact Hours
Pre-requisite: Placement into RDNG-016  (ACSR-016) Recommended Co-requisite: ELEC-133  
This course covers basic electrical theory print reading use of tools safety and related topics applied to residential wiring. The student will learn to apply the National Electric Code to basic wiring situations. Laboratory work includes actual wiring and testing of common residential circuits.

Course Outcomes
1. Accurately calculate loads and power for residential circuits 2. Read electrical wiring prints 3. Correctly apply the National Electric Code to basic residential wiring situations 4. Install wire, switches, lighting, and other devices according to code 5. Explain and follow proper safety procedures in the work environment