Electrical Level 2

Electrical Level 2

Course Outline

Percentages indicate the proportion of each module that is theory-based (classroom) and performance-based (hands-on), respectively.

MODULES   
OBJECTIVE OUTLINE OF TRAINING
(ELECTRICAL LEVEL 2)
THEORY
PERFORMANCE BASE
TOTAL
HOURS
MODULE 1Alternating Current (17.5 Hours)
Describes forces that are characteristic
of alternating-current systems and the application of Ohm’s law to AC circuits.
72 %28 %17.5 hours
MODULE 2 Motors: Theory and Application
(20 Hours)
Covers AC and DC motors, including the
main components, circuits, and connections.
90 %10 %20 hours
MODULE 3Electric Lighting (15 Hours)
Introduces principles of human vision
and the characteristics of light. Focuses on the handling and installation of various types of lamps and lighting fixtures.
60 %40 %15 hours
MODULE 4Conduit Bending (15 Hours)
Covers bends in conduit up to 6 inches.
Focuses on mechanical, hydraulic, and electrical benders.
60 %40 %15 hours
MODULE 5 Pull and Junction Boxes (12.5 Hours)
Explains how to select and size pull
boxes, junction boxes, and handholes.
72 %28 %12.5 hours
MODULE 6 Conductor Installations (10 Hours)
Covers the transportation, storage, and
setup of cable reels; methods of rigging; and procedures for complete cable pulls in raceways and cable trays.
60 %40 %10 hours
MODULE 7Cable Tray (7.5 Hours)
Focuses on NEC® installation
requirements for cable tray, including cable installations.
60 %40 %7.5 hours
MODULE 8Conductor Terminations and Splices
(7.5 Hours)
Describes methods of terminating and
splicing conductors, including preparing and taping conductors.
40 %60 %7.5 hours
MODULE 9 Grounding and Bonding (15 Hours)
Focuses on the purpose of grounding
and bonding electrical systems. Thoroughly covers NEC® requirements.
60 %40 %15 hours
MODULE 10Circuit Breakers and Fuses
(12.5 Hours)
Describes fuses and circuit breakers
along with their practical applications. Also covers sizing.
64 %36 %12.5 hours
Module 11Control Systems and Fundamental Concepts (12.5 Hours)
Gives basic descriptions of various types
of contactors and relays along with their practical applications.
56 %44 %12.5 hours
145 hours 5 weeks at 35 hours per week
66 %34 %145 hours

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