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Residential Electrician

From updating existing buildings to building construction, demand for electricians is on the rise. This course will train you for an entry-level career as an electrician by teaching you the fundamental skills you need to succeed, such as electrical theory, wiring and installation, customer service best practices, the National Electrical Code®, and much more.

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$2,595.00 (USD)

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Overview

Objective

What you will learn

  • Explore this video overview of the Residential Electrician course
  • Review branch and feeder circuits with various types of cable and conduit
  • Service of circuit breakers, lighting fixtures, receptacles, switches, paddle fans, and electric motors
  • Understand how to identify and fix electrical problems on service calls
  • Installation, maintenance, and troubleshooting photovoltaic renewable energy systems
  • Have access to 10 lessons on customer service
  • Instructor-graded assignments and quizzes in each lesson
  • Cover on-the-job scenarios (critical thinking scenarios) and explore in the field photos
  • Optional soft skills for a residential electrician career
  • 3D Models added, including main panel, circuit breaker, DMM, fuses, 3D model walk-throughs, and branch circuit learning check
  • Games including name that function, ampacity, and labeling receptacle

How you will benefit

  • Obtain foundational knowledge and skills needed for entry-level electrician career success
  • Understand how to use the National Electrical Code as well as sizing electrical boxes, circuit conductors, fuses or circuit breakers, and service entrance conductors
  • Gain valuable wiring skills, such as proper use of hand and power tools, splicing wires together properly, attaching electrical boxes to building framing members, fishing a cable in an existing wall, and installing an overhead service entrance
  • Receive a 25% discount on tools from Ideal Industries, a company that produces connectors, hand tools, testers, meters, and more that are needed for success as an electrician
  • Enrolled students are invited to attend our exclusive annual virtual National Apprenticeship Week events, featuring live webinars, workshops, and employer interactions

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Requirements

Prerequisites

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Merced College
Merced College
630 W. 19th St.
Merced, CA 95348 US
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