Industrial Maintenance / Multi-Craft Course Descriptions
The fundamentals of blueprint reading for the construction industry will be examined.
An introductory study of the National Electric Code (NEC) for those employed in fields requiring knowledge of the Code. Emphasis on wiring design, protection, methods, and materials; equipment for general use; and basic calculations.
Basic theory and practice of electrical circuits. Includes calculations as applied to alternating and direct current.
An introduction to basic direct current (DC) theory including electron theory and direct current applications.
Basic mechanical skills and repair techniques common to most fields of industrial maintenance. Topics include precision measuring instruments and general safety rules common in industry, including lock-out/tag-out.
Students utilize skills acquired in previous studies. Machinery foundation, locations, installation, and alignment activities are practiced and tested. Emphasis is on the various methods of shaft alignment, including laser shaft alignment.
Specific mathematical calculations required by business, industry, and health occupations.
Safety rules and regulations. Includes the selection, inspection, use, and maintenance of common tools for electricians.
Career-related activities encountered in the student’s area of specialization offered through an individualized agreement among the college, employer, and student. Under the supervision of the college and the employer, the student combines classroom learning with work experience (at least 20 hours per week). Includes a lecture component.