Beginning Electric

Beginning Electricity

Course Description

This course is designed to introduce the student to the basic principles of electricity and residential wiring.  The course will prepare you to take the West Virginia State Fire Marshal's apprentice exam.  Students will learn where to find information in the NEC code book, how to complete basic home wiring, and general safety standards when working with electricity.  There will be instructional time from the textbook as well as hands on shop time.

This course will meet twice a week for eight weeks.

**This course is also good to take in conjunction with the HVAC courses.  The WV State Fire Marshal's licenses hierarchy has a Specialty License for HVAC.**

Books Needed:

Modern Residential Wiring, 10th edition
NEC Code Book, most recent edition