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TELC 0107 - Electrical Code

Electrical Trades Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

Wanting to become a Field Safety Representative (FSR)? This course covers the Canadian Electrical Code as amended for the Province of British Columbia, the Safety Standards Act of BC, the Safety Standards General Regulations, the Electrical Safety Regulation and the BC Safety Authority Directives. All of which, except for the Canadian Electrical Code book, are available on the BC Safety Authority website at www.safetyauthority.ca and required for the course. It is ideal for electricians specializing in commercial, industrial and high voltage installations. The course and instructor are recognized by the BC Safety Authority. Information pertaining to the eligibility requirements for writing the FSR exam can be obtained from the BC Safety Authority website at www.safetyauthority.ca .

Credits

0.0

Cost

$622.65

Winter 2017

Below are three offerings of this course for the Winter 2017 term.

CRN 10421

Mon Jan 16 - Wed Mar 29 10 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 16 - Mar 29 Mon/Wed 17:30 - 20:00 BBY SE1 Rm. 109

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$622.65

Notes

  1. No class on February 13, 2017 (Family Day). 2015 Canadian Electrical Code, Part 1 book will be used, which is available at the BCIT Bookstore (www.bcit.ca/bookstore). This course is designed for students planning to write Class A, B or C Field Safety Representative (e.g. electrical contractor licence) examination from BC Safety Authority (BCSA). For more information, such as exam eligibility and schedule, please contact BCSA office at www.safetyauthority.ca or 1-866-566-7233. Space is limited so early registration is highly recommended. This course DOES NOT carry a waiting list. Registration is processed on a FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVED basis. Check this website frequently to see if someone de-registers once the course becomes full. In the case of course cancellation, students will be notified. Please make sure to provide your personal email upon registration. Please report to SE1 (Electrical Training Centre) building. Class signs will be posted in the building on the first day. Please send your inquiries to BCIT_Electrical@bcit.ca

Five seats remaining as of Dec 10, 2016 6:37 am PST. Seats remaining may change at any time prior to registration and payment.

CRN 46214

Tue Jan 17 - Thu Mar 23 10 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 17 - Mar 23 Tue/Thu 17:00 - 19:30 BBY SE1 Rm. 220

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$622.65

Notes

  1. 2015 Canadian Electrical Code, Part 1 book will be used, which is available at the BCIT Bookstore (www.bcit.ca/bookstore). This course is designed for students planning to write Class A, B or C Field Safety Representative (e.g. electrical contractor licence) examination from BC Safety Authority (BCSA). For more information, such as exam eligibility and schedule, please contact BCSA office at www.safetyauthority.ca or 1-866-566-7233. Space is limited so early registration is highly recommended. This course DOES NOT carry a waiting list. Registration is processed on a FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVED basis. Check this website frequently to see if someone de-registers once the course becomes full. In the case of course cancellation, students will be notified. Please make sure to provide your personal email upon registration. Please report to SE1 (Electrical Training Centre) building. Class signs will be posted in the building on the first day. Please send your inquiries to BCIT_Electrical@bcit.ca

This course offering is full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

Full

CRN 84294

Sat Jan 21 - Sat Mar 11 7 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 21 - Mar 11 Sat 08:00 - 16:00 BBY SE1 Rm. 109

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$622.65

Notes

  1. No class on February 11, 2017 (Family Day Weekend). 2015 Canadian Electrical Code, Part 1 book will be used, which is available at the BCIT Bookstore (www.bcit.ca/bookstore). This course is designed for students planning to write Class A, B or C Field Safety Representative (e.g. electrical contractor licence) examination from BC Safety Authority (BCSA). For more information, such as exam eligibility and schedule, please contact BCSA office at www.safetyauthority.ca or 1-866-566-7233. Space is limited so early registration is highly recommended. This course DOES NOT carry a waiting list. Registration is processed on a FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVED basis. Check this website frequently to see if someone de-registers once the course becomes full. In the case of course cancellation, students will be notified. Please make sure to provide your personal email upon registration. Please report to SE1 (Electrical Training Centre) building. Class signs will be posted in the building on the first day. Please send your inquiries to BCIT_Electrical@bcit.ca

This course offering is full. Please check this page for other currently available offerings or subscribe to receive email updates.

Full

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Make application to write an examination for a Field Safety Representative (FSR) Class 'A', 'B' or 'C' certificate and may represent or become an electrical contractor.
  • Review layout of Code
  • Identify General Sections
  • Explain components of a Field Safety Representative (FSR)
  • Explain components of BC Electrical Code
  • Review administrative requirements for Province of British Columbia
    • Safety Standards Act
    • Safety Standards General Regulation
    • Electrical Safety Regulation
    • BC Safety Authority Directives
    • BC Safety Authority Bulletins
    • Fee Regulation
  • Review Objective of Canadian Electrical Code (CEC), Part I
  • Explain layout of CEC, Part I - Rules, Tables and Appendices
  • Identify General Sections of the CEC, Part I
  • Identify specific sections of CEC
    • Review general requirements for conductors
    • Review demand calculations
    • Review grounding and bonding
    • Review wiring methods
    • Review overcurrent protection
    • Review installation of equipment
  • Review specifics requirements for:
    • Class I and Class II circuits
    • Hazardous locations
    • Motors and Generators
    • Electrical Heating
    • Swimming Pools
    • Temporary Installations
    • High Voltage Installations
    • Emergency Systems
    • Photovoltaic Systems

Effective as of Fall 2012

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Winter 2017

Books for Winter 2017 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

2015 Canadian Electrical Code Part 1 W/Pocket Ref Pkg (C22.1-15)
Author Code
Copyright 2015
Binding Packaged & Collated
Price $184.95
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