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ELAP Courses

ELAP 111: Electrician Apprentice I
Prerequisite: Admission to the IBEW Apprenticeship Program; concurrent employment as an indentured electrician apprentice. 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 HRS

ELAP 112: Electrician Apprentice II
Prerequisite: ELAP 111. 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 HRS

ELAP 121: Electrician Apprentice III
Prerequisite: ELAP 112. 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 HRS

ELAP 122: Electrician Apprentice IV
Prerequisite: ELAP 121. Course includes National Electric Code, applied science and math, sketching schematics, rigging, fire alarm systems, and basic refrigeration and air conditioning. 4 HRS

ELAP 125: Electrician Apprentice-Teledata III
Prerequisites: ELAP 112. 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 HRS

ELAP 126: Electrician Apprentice-Teledata IV
Prerequisites: ELAP 125. 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 HRS

ELAP 127: Electrician Apprentice Residential III
Prerequisite: ELAP 112. This course is a study of various terms, wiring tasks, wiring methods, materials and associated NEC requirements as appropriate for residential wiring. 4 HRS

ELAP 128: Electrician Apprentice Residential IV
Prerequisite: ELAP 127. This course involves the theory, applications, calculations and connections associated with transformers and power distribution systems commonly used in the residential electrical field. 4 HRS

ELAP 131: Electrician Apprentice V
Prerequisite: ELAP 122. Explores advanced electrical theory related to AC current, electrical and mechanical specifications, protective control and starter relays. 4 HRS

ELAP 132: Electrician Apprentice VI
Prerequisite: ELAP 131. Covers troubleshooting electrical circuits, equipment, complex circuits and controls and application of the National Electrical Code. 4 HRS

ELAP 135: Electrician Apprentice-Teledata V
Prerequisites: ELAP 126. 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 HRS

ELAP 136: Electrician Apprentice-Teledata VI
Prerequisite: ELAP 135. 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 HRS

ELAP 137: Electrician Apprentice Residential V
Prerequisite: ELAP 128. 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 HRS

ELAP 138: Electrician Apprentice Residential VI
Prerequisite: ELAP 137. 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 HRS

ELAP 141: Electrician Apprentice VII
Prerequisite: ELAP 132. 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 HRS

ELAP 142: Electrician Apprentice VIII
Prerequisite: ELAP 141. 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 HRS

ELAP 151: Electrician Apprentice IX
Prerequisite: ELAP 142. Introduces steps and practical experience in fire alarm system and smoke detector start-up procedures, with an introduction to digital instrumentation. 4 HRS

ELAP 152: Electrician Apprentice X
Prerequisite: ELAP 151. 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 HRS

ELAP 211: Electrician Internship - Semester 1
Prerequisite: 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 HR

ELAP 212: Electrician Internship - Semester 2
Prerequisite: 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 HR

ELAP 221: Electrician Internship - Semester 3
Prerequisite: 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 HR

ELAP 222: Electrician Internship - Semester 4
Prerequisite: 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 HR

ELAP 231: Electrician Internship - Semester 5
Prerequisite: 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 HR

ELAP 232: Electrician Internship - Semester 6
Prerequisite: 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 HR

ELAP 241: Electrician Internship - Semester 7
Prerequisite: 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 HR

ELAP 242: Electrician Internship - Semester 8
Prerequisite: 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 HR

ELAP 251: Electrician Internship - Semester 9
Prerequisite: 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 HR

ELAP 252: Electrician Internship - Semester 10
Prerequisite: 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 HR