ELE 210 - Electrical Code Studies I

Course Description

This course prepares students and/or the working apprentice electrician to take the State of Michigan Electrical Journeyman Examination. Concepts include the most up-to-date version of the National Electric Code as it pertains to definitions and requirements for electrical installations, wiring and protection, wiring methods and materials, and equipment for general use. Group 2 course.

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Required Prerequisites

ELE 210

Course Learning Outcomes

  • Define the purpose of the National Electrical Code.
  • Identify symbols, formulas, and references used in the National Electrical Code.
  • Locate the supporting National Electrical Code references.
  • Apply the National Electrical Code to specific electrical installations.
  • Verify the appropriate National Electrical Code Rules for various applications.
  • Develop familiarity with the navigation of the National Electrical Code.
Human Dimension:
  • Take responsibility for completing work in a neat and proficient manner.
Caring - Civic Learning:
  • Commit to the safety and wellbeing of everyone on the job site and the end user.
  • Value the importance of electricity and the electrical field to daily life.
Learning How to Learn:
  • Construct knowledge about the use of logic in electrical studies.
  • Reflect on their ability to use the National Electric Code, the State of Michigan Electrical Administrative Laws and OSHA Construction and Electrical safety rules effectively.