Electrical Construction instructs the student in layout, assembly, installation, and testing electrical fixtures and methods of wiring using local and National Electrical Codes.
Electrical Construction is approved as a Completer Program (a graduation requirement option).
Electrical Construction may grant 10 student service learning hours per level.
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All of the construction programs are certified by the National Center for Construction. Students have the opportunity to become A.B.C. (Associated Builders and Contractors) Certified.
Accociated Builders and Contractors: Each construction program is associated with ABC. The following is from their website: "ABC, as the sole association in the United States devoted exclusively to protect the merit shop construction industry, truly represents the entire construction team. ABC members range from emerging companies to multi-billion-dollar international firms. It includes general contractors, specialty contractors in all areas of construction, industry material, equipment suppliers and professionals. Because of the broad diversity of its membership, ABC offers a tremendous array of services and programs to meet the specifice needs of its members."
- Study of electrical theory
- Identification and use of electrical tools and materials
- Preparation of electrical connections
- Development of skills related to commercial and residential wiring
- Blueprint reading
- Study of electric motor control
- Commercial Wiring
- Electrical Connection
- Electric Motor Control
- Electrical Theory
- Identification of Electrical Tools and Materials
- National Electric Code
- Electrical Apprenticeship
- Trade/Technical Schools
- Electrical Contractor
- Electrical Foreman
- Electrician Helper
- Electrical Inspector
- Electrical Supervisor
For more information about careers in the electrical construction field, please check out this link to the United States Department of Labor Occupational Outlook Handbook.