APR 131 - Electrical Principles/Residential Wiring
Designed for Oregon state-recognized apprentices employed in a trade or industry-related occupation. This course is the second term of the first year of general journeyman inside wire electrician program. Course content will cover basic AC theory, series/parallel circuits, mathematical formulas, conduit bending, use of test equipment, and applicable references to the National Electrical code.
Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to:
1. Demonstrate a base understanding of the OHM’s Law.
2. Demonstrate a working knowledge of the ability to identify characteristics of series and parallel circuits.
3. Demonstrate a knowledge of residential wiring.
4. Understand the concepts of Boyle’s Law, Charles’ Law, and Kirchiov’s Law.
5. Demonstrate a working knowledge of the National Electrical Code.
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