Electrical Residential Wiring/Connectivity


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1 or 2 Year Program

Graduate from high school with employability skills related to your educational and career goals

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Are you interested in becoming an electrician, electrical engineer or power plant technician? This challenging, high demand career path will introduce you to residential, commercial, data/com wiring methods and advanced technologies of alternative energy generation such as solar and wind power.

While learning National Electrical Codes, Ohm’s Law and AC/DC theory, and blueprint reading skills, you will participate in wiring at least two single-family dwellings. Lab training includes actual installation of electrical and data/com wiring, fiber optic, category five cable, fire alarms and security systems. Additional advanced skills are developed in the areas of network architecture, telecommunications, and troubleshooting techniques.

Career Paths:  Residential/Commercial/Industrial Electrician, Electrical Engineer, Electrical Contractor

3 high school credits for each year and college credits while still in high school

Articulation Agreements:

  • Northern Maine Community College – Basic Residential Wiring; ELE-114  –  1 credit
  • Northern Maine Community College – Industrial Safety; SAE-121  –  3 credits

Dual Enrollment Agreements: 

  • Northern Maine Community College – Basic Residential Wiring; ELE-114  – 1 credit
  • Northern Maine Community College – Industrial Safety; SAE-121  –  3 credits

For a complete list of the Program of Studies Agreements, please click here.

National/State Certifications/Licenses

  • Preparation for State of Maine Helper Electrician License Exam
  • Preparation for The National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) Certification Exam

Requirements

Prerequisite Academic Courses:

  • Algebra 1
  • Basic Science
  • Ability to Read, Comprehend, & Write at a High School Level

Instructors

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Charles Jacobson

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Charles Jacobson Phone:  (207) 942-5297  Email:  cjacobson@utc4me.org Website:  http:... MORE

Details

Schedule

This course meets Mon, Tue, Wed, Thu, and Fri from 8:30 am to 1:45 pm.

Location

This course is held at United Technologies Center .

Other Information

Course ID: ELC