The Electrician program is designed to provide entry-level skills and knowledge to perform electrical work in all types of electrical installations in accordance with the National Electrical Code. A student can specialize as a construction, industrial or maintenance electrician. Students will wire a variety of different labs that will expose them to residential, commercial, industrial, agricultural, or maintenance electrical wiring. Second year students will wire the Carpentry II program house.
Course Outline
Required Courses
(28 Courses)
Course Title Credits
CNEL 1313 Circuits Lab I
CNEL 1314 Circuits Lab 2
CNEL 1411 Circuits 1
CNEL 1412 Circuits 2
CNEL 1513 Semiconductors
CNEL 1621 Digital Logic
CNEL 1800 Principles of Electricity
CNEL 1809 Electrical Materials Lab
CNEL 1810 Basic Wiring Lab I
CNEL 1811 Basic Wiring Lab 2
CNEL 1815 Applied Math for Electricians
CNEL 1820 National Electrical Code I
CNEL 1830 Print Reading, Planning and Estimating for Electricians
CNEL 1850 Lighting Equipment
CNEL 2730 Motor Controls
CNEL 2805 Electric Motors Lab
CNEL 2820 National Electrical Code II
CNEL 2830 National Electrical Code III
CNEL 2840 Commercial Wiring Lab
CNEL 2846 Wiring Methods
CNEL 2847 Basic Residential Wiring Lab
CNEL 2870 Heating and Air Conditioning Controls
CNEL 2900 Transformers
GSCI 1301 Introduction to Computers
GSCM 1122 Applied Oral and Written Communications 2*
GSIS 1501 Human Relations
GSWS 1401 Employment Preparation
GSWS 1451 First Aid/Safety
Total Credits: 67  
Note there is a data error. The credits listed in this section total 64 while the section is listed as having 67 credits.
Elective Courses
(select 7 credits from the courses below)
Course Title Credits
CNEL 2821 Industrial Wiring I
CNEL 2848 Advanced Residential Wiring Lab
CNEL 2850 Specialized Systems
CNEL 2910 Maintenance Programs
CNEL 2930 Planning and Estimating
ELEC 2731 Programmable Logic Controllers
GSWS 1412 Small Business Operation
Total Credits: 7  
Total Diploma Credits: 74  

*Credits for this course are variable. See your Advisor about this course.