Apprentice Course Outline Year Four

First Semester

Orientation and Safety
CPR & First Aid
Solid State Electronic Control Devices
Electromechanical and Solid State Relays
Photoelectric and Proximity Controls
Programmable Controllers
Reduced Voltage Starting
Accelerating and Decelerating Methods
Preventative Maintenance and

Second Semester

Using Digital Multimeters to Diagnose Power Quality
National Electrical CodeĀ® and Related
Standards, Safety Regulation, Power Systems
Power Distribution Systems
Services, Switchboards, and Panelboards
Conductors and Overcurrent Protection Devices
Designing and Installing Wiring Systems
Branch and Feeder Circuits
Receptacle and Lighting and Switching Outlets
Motors and Compressor Motors
Hazardous Locations
Hazardous Locations, Special Types
Signs and Sign Connections
Load Calculations
Final Code Review and Test Preparation