Union County Public Schools
An Investment in the Future
Career & Technical Education
Monroe High School
1 High School Drive, Monroe NC 28112
Instructor Name: Mr. Kitchen
Office Phone: 704-296-3130 Ext.3745
Instructor e-mail: email@example.com
Course Title: Electrical Level I
Program Area: Construction
Career Cluster: Architecture and Construction
Link to student handbook: Student Handbook
Students in this course have the opportunity to join SkillsUSA. SkillsUSA is the largest Career and Technical Student Organization in the United States, with more than 300,000 members nationally. Students have the opportunity to participate in local regional competitions showcasing their skills learned in Trade and Industry courses.
This course covers the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) Electrical Level I certification modules required for all of the NCCER curriculum-area programs, and an additional green module. The course content includes: orientation to the electrical trade, electrical safety, introduction to electrical circuits, electrical theory, introduction to the National Electrical Code, device boxes, hand bending, and raceways and fittings. The additional Green module, Weatherization, has been added to introduce students to the economic and environmental effects of the inefficient use of energy in heating and cooling structures. Also it will help students better understand their personal impacts on the environment.
Mathematics, geometry and trigonometry are reinforced. Work-based learning strategies appropriate for this course include apprenticeship, cooperative education, internship, and job shadowing. SkillsUSA competitive events, community service, and leadership activities provide the opportunity to apply essential standards and workplace readiness skills through authentic experiences.
Prerequisite: Core and Sustainable Construction
Textbook(s): Electrical Level I
Materials Needed: Pencil, paper, highlighters
- Be prompt.
- Be respectful.
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- Be accountable for actions.
Student Learning Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:
26101-11 Orientation to the Electrical Trade
26102-11 Electrical Safety
26103-11 Introduction to Electrical Circuits
26104-11 Electrical Theory
26105-11 Introduction to the National Electrical Code
26106-11 Devices Boxes
26107-11 Hand Bending
26108-11 Raceways and Fittings
59101-10 Introduction to Weatherization
NCCER: Electrical Level I
NCCER: Introduction to Weatherization
NC Community College Articulation Agreement:
Local Articulation Agreement with South Piedmont Community College
Regular attendance is an important factor in student performance. Please refer to the student handbook for information in regards to excused and unexcused absences.
Students who are absent are responsible for making up any missed work within 4 days of returning to class. Students can access missed assignments on the Edmodo site once he/she returns to school. Assignments are also available upon request by student, parent, Special Populations Coordinator, and or Principal.
Students are expected to be in class when bell rings. They will enter class and immediately start working on the warm-up activity posted. When tardy, student will be required to sign in on a sign in sheet.
Consequences for being tardy:
1st offense: Teacher warning
2nd offense: Parent contact
3rd offense: Written referral
Discipline Policy: Please refer to The Student Handbook
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