Industrial Electrician

Program Info

Year Established
2019
Program Code
INDUSELEC.TA.CA
Degree Type
Certificate of Achievement
Office Contact
School of Business, Entrepreneurship, and Professional Development: 313-845-9645, bepdinfo@hfcc.edu, Technology Bldg, Room: E-211
Faculty Contact
James Anderson: 313-845-6351, jwanderson3@hfcc.edu, Technology Bldg

Program Description

Description

Provide students with the opportunity to work on the installation, maintenance, and repair of electrical wiring, equipment, and fixtures. Students will demonstrate that their work is in accordance with relevant codes.

Program Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this program, students should be able to:

  1. Plan layout and installation of electrical wiring, equipment, or fixtures, based on job specifications and local codes.
  2. Connect wires to circuit breakers, transformers, or other components.
  3. Test electrical systems or continuity of circuits in electrical wiring equipment, or fixtures, using testing devices, such as ohmmeters, voltmeters, or oscilloscopes, to ensure compatibility and safety of system.
  4. Use a variety of tools or equipment, such as power construction equipment, measuring devices, power tools, and testing equipment, such as oscilloscopes, ammeters, or test lamps.
  5. Inspect electrical systems, equipment, or components to identify hazards, defects, or the need for adjustment or repair, and to ensure compliance with codes.

Admission Requirements

Additional Program Requirements

Complete a minimum of 38 additional credit hours in courses required within your specialization.

Program Requirements

Required Core Courses
Course name Credit Hours
TAMA-120: Industrial Applications of Algebraic Principles 3.00
TAEL-279: Electrical Codes and Practices 2.00
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Credit Hours: 5
Note

RTI (Related Training Instruction)
Employer specific document that details HFC courses needed to meet employer knowledge and skill requirements and fulfills HFC degree or certificate requirements.

Minimum Total Credit Hours
5.00
Requirements are subject to change. The information represented here is effective starting Winter 2019 and applies to the current catalog year. If you were admitted prior to this year, please check your requirements under the My Progress section of HFC Self Service.