Stationary Machinery

A review of magnetism and electromagnetism and the design and operational characteristics of single-phase, three-phase and specialty transformer connections are covered in this course. (Prerequisites: ETEC124L, ETEC130L)

Programmable Controllers

This course covers industrial programmable controllers and program writing including; but not limited to, basic relay logic programming, program control instructions, sequence instructions, data manipulation, math instructions, program editing and troubleshooting. (Prerequisites: ETEC128L, MATH131L or Permission of Instructor)

Electrical Motor Controls

The course covers control fundamentals incorporating control relays, contactors and motor starters, as well as an introduction to solid state motor controls. (Prerequisite: ETEC124L or Permission of Instructor)

Wiring Theory and Techniques (Industrial)

Industrial building wiring, blueprint reading, transformer connections, “high-voltage” installations, motor circuit theory and lighting designs are covered, as well as interpretations of plans, transformer connections, “highvoltage” installations, motor circuit theory, and lighting designs and applications. (Prerequisites: ETEC123L or Permission of Instructor)


This course introduces the principles of photovoltaics; including the basics of safety, the electrical basics of solar PV systems, and how modules are designed and combined with other system components. Participants will learn how to decide upon the size, electrical and mechanical design of a PV system, as well as how to analyze and troubleshoot […]

Introduction to Electrical Estimating and Design

This course uses computer-aided programs. The following topics will be covered: introduction to estimating concepts, computer-aided electrical estimating, and developing an estimate using an electrical blueprint.


National Electrical Code III covers the proper sizing of protection for electric motor, air conditioning, and transformer equipment installations. Students will also learn the requirements for hazardous locations, swimming pools, renewable energy and stand by power generation systems. Students will also conduct calculations and locating rules and regulations in the code. (Prerequisite: ETEC142L or Permission […]


National Electrical Code II covers general requirements for wiring methods and materials used in electrical installations, such as conductor selection and rating and electrical box selection and sizing. This course also covers the uses permitted and uses not permitted for all cable and raceway based wiring methods recognized by the Code. Students will also learn […]


National Electrical Cole I introduces the student to the structure, interpretation, enforcement, and compliance with NFPA 70, the code to which all electrical installations shall conform. Students will learn the scope of the document and common definitions of terms used, basic requirements for all electrical installations, proper sizing and wiring of branch circuits, and sizing […]

Rotating Machinery

This course covers the concepts of rotating electrical machinery beginning with magnetism and induction, conductor thrust and torque, and then progresses to motor basics such as nameplates, mechanical design, troubleshooting and protection. Each major classification of electric motor design and operation is studied in detail in the classroom and proven in the laboratory environment. (Prerequisite: […]

Fundamentals of Electrical Controls

Industrial motor control fundamentals are covered, as well as the basic theory of magnetic controls, control components, pilot devices, control circuit diagrams and troubleshooting. (Prerequisite: ETEC124L or Permission of Instructor)

Residential Wiring and Electrical Blueprint Reading Lab

This course covers the lab portion of electrical circuit analysis techniques used in residential wiring and reading electrical blueprints. The following topics will be covered: safety in the lab, proper use of tools, soldering and splicing techniques, single pole switching, duplex receptacle wiring, 3-way switching, 4-way switching, GFCI and AFCI wiring, BX, AC, and MC […]