Introduction to Electricity (Standard)

Credits: 1

Students will become familiar with basic electrical principles such as Ohm’s Law. Each student will acquire a basic knowledge of D.C. and A.C. circuitry, and design, wire, and analyze each circuit. Areas of study will include series and parallel circuits, combination circuits, switching circuits, use of meters, use of various power tools, residential services, appliance circuits, and blueprint reading. This course is an excellent course to strengthen skills for students contemplating entering other craft areas in the construction field. It provides a sound foundation for post-secondary study at either two or four-year colleges.


Open to Sophomores, Juniors, and Seniors.