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ELAP 111: Electrician Apprentice I

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

This course covers basic fundamentals of electricity, size of wires, sources of electricity, conduits, fasteners, fittings and materials; also the applied mathematics related to these items. 4 credit hours

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 112: Electrician Apprentice II

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

This course will investigate the scope of work an electrical contractor and their association with the National Electrical Contractors Association (NECA). Topics include AC and DC circuits, various wiring systems and safety precautions. 4 credit hours

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 121: Electrician Apprentice III

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

Course introduces the effective use of meters and test equipment. Components to be studied include transformers, capacitors, and rectifiers. Related math and safety topics are included as topics. 4 credit hours

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 122: Electrician Apprentice IV

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

Course includes National Electric Code, applied science and math, sketching schematics, rigging, fire alarm systems, and basic refrigeration and air conditioning. 4 credit hours

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 125: Electrician Apprentice-Teledata III

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

This course covers advanced topics in DC theory and circuits, introductory topics relating to telephones and their circuitry/cabling systems, and the National Electrical Code as it relates to wire and wiring. 4 credit hours

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 126: Electrician Apprentice-Teledata IV

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

This course covers topics in the National Electrical Code as it relates monitoring systems, introductory networking concepts, grounding and bonding fundamentals, and other related circuit/cable/raceway topics. 4 credit hours

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 127: Electrician Apprentice Residential III

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

This course is a study of various terms, wiring tasks, wiring methods, materials and associated NEC requirements as appropriate for residential wiring. 4 credit hours

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 128: Electrician Apprentice Residential IV

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

This course involves the theory, applications, calculations and connections associated with transformers and power distribution systems commonly used in the residential electrical field. 4 credit hours

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 131: Electrician Apprentice V

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

Explores advanced electrical theory related to AC current, electrical and mechanical specifications, protective control and starter relays. 4 credit hours

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 132: Electrician Apprentice VI

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

Covers troubleshooting electrical circuits, equipment, complex circuits and controls and application of the National Electrical Code. 4 credit hours

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 135: Electrician Apprentice-Teledata V

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

This course covers electricity concepts (including reactance, Kirchhoff’s Law, Thevenin’s Theorem and Norton’s Theorem), electronics components (including semiconductors, transistors and amplifiers), integrated circuits, and closed-circuit television (CCTV) surveillance systems. 4 credit hours

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 136: Electrician Apprentice-Teledata VI

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

This course covers closed-circuit television (CCTV) surveillance systems, electronic security (including ID systems and locks) and use of test instruments; along with home automation and nurse call systems. This course will also cover advanced topics in cabling, grounding and bonding. 4 credit hours

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 137: Electrician Apprentice Residential V

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

Introduces the students to residential wiring practices and methods, the NEC requirements and residential blueprint interpretations. Topics include standard residential wiring procedures and practices, NEC requirements, wiring diagrams and wiring layouts. Upon completion, students should be able to read blueprints and know most code requirements. 4 credit hours

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 138: Electrician Apprentice Residential VI

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

Provides the student with information on how to interpret residential blueprints, wiring diagrams, and layouts and will teach them to wire many different circuits in accordance with the National Electric Code. Emphasis is placed on applying the National Electric Code, and actual wiring of panels, service and branch circuits. Upon completion, students should be able to interpret and wire most aspects of a residential application to code. 4 credit hours

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 141: Electrician Apprentice VII

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

Course will cover topics related to the installation of fiber optics, the general principles of industrial motor controls and power generation. There will be strong emphasis placed upon measurement within these topics. 4 credit hours

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 142: Electrician Apprentice VIII

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

Studies digital electronics and logical controllers typical to industry. Code calculations relative to industrial settings. There will be strong emphasis placed upon measurement within these topics. 4 credit hours

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 151: Electrician Apprentice IX

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

Introduces steps and practical experience in fire alarm system and smoke detector start-up procedures, with an introduction to digital instrumentation. 4 credit hours

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 152: Electrician Apprentice X

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

Evaluates installation methods and design of control systems, such as: motion detectors, (PLC) Programmable Logic Controllers, timers and counters, and calculating capacities for high voltage systems. 4 credit hours

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 211: Electrician Internship - Semester 1

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

The electrician internship is to be repeated each semester throughout the (5) five years of the electrical apprenticeship program. This course is designed to offer the apprentice valuable field experience. 1 credit hour

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 212: Electrician Internship - Semester 2

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

The electrician internship is to be repeated each semester throughout the (5) five years of the electrical apprenticeship program. This course is designed to offer the apprentice valuable field experience. 1 credit hour

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 221: Electrician Internship - Semester 3

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

The electrician internship is to be repeated each semester throughout the (5) five years of the electrical apprenticeship program. This course is designed to offer the apprentice valuable field experience. 1 credit hour

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 222: Electrician Internship - Semester 4

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

The electrician internship is to be repeated each semester throughout the (5) five years of the electrical apprenticeship program. This course is designed to offer the apprentice valuable field experience. 1 credit hour

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 231: Electrician Internship - Semester 5

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

The electrician internship is to be repeated each semester throughout the (5) five years of the electrical apprenticeship program. This course is designed to offer the apprentice valuable field experience. 1 credit hour

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 232: Electrician Internship - Semester 6

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

The electrician internship is to be repeated each semester throughout the (5) five years of the electrical apprenticeship program. This course is designed to offer the apprentice valuable field experience. 1 credit hour

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 241: Electrician Internship - Semester 7

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

The electrician internship is to be repeated each semester throughout the (5) five years of the electrical apprenticeship program. This course is designed to offer the apprentice valuable field experience. 1 credit hour

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 242: Electrician Internship - Semester 8

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

The electrician internship is to be repeated each semester throughout the (5) five years of the electrical apprenticeship program. This course is designed to offer the apprentice valuable field experience. 1 credit hour

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 251: Electrician Internship - Semester 9

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

The electrician internship is to be repeated each semester throughout the (5) five years of the electrical apprenticeship program. This course is designed to offer the apprentice valuable field experience. 1 credit hour

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.

ELAP 252: Electrician Internship - Semester 10

Prerequisite(s):
-Admission to the IBEW Electrician Apprenticeship Program

The electrician internship is to be repeated each semester throughout the (5) five years of the electrical apprenticeship program. This course is designed to offer the apprentice valuable field experience. 1 credit hour

Career and Technical Course: This course is a specific requirement for an Associate of Applied Science or certificate program and may not transfer. Please consult with your advisor about transferability.