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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 2012 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

$582.79

Fall 2014

Below are three offerings of this course for the Fall 2014 term.

CRN 36083

Sat Sep 13 - Sat Nov 01 7 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 13 - Nov 01 Sat 08:00 - 16:00 BBY SE1 Rm. 109

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$582.79

Notes

  1. No class on October 11, 2014 (Thanksgiving Day Weekend). 2012 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 who are planning to write a 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 chedule, please contact BCSA office at www.safetyauthority.ca or 1-866-566-7233. Space is limited so early registration is highly recommended. Registration is processed on a FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVED basis. Check this website frequently to see if someone de-registers if the course becomes full. In the case of course cancellation, students will be notified by email. Please make sure to provide your personal email address upon registration. Please report to SE1 (Electrical Training Centre) building. Class signs will be posted in the building on the first day. For inquiries, please email ycho@bcit.ca

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 30862

Mon Sep 15 - Wed Nov 26 10 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 15 - Nov 26 Mon/Wed 18:30 - 21:00 BBY SE1 Rm. 109

Instructor

Jack Ball

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$582.79

Notes

  1. No class on September 22 and October 13 (Thanksgiving Day), 2014. 2012 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 who are planning to write a 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 chedule, please contact BCSA office at www.safetyauthority.ca or 1-866-566-7233. Space is limited so early registration is highly recommended. Registration is processed on a FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVED basis. Check this website frequently to see if someone de-registers if the course becomes full. In the case of course cancellation, students will be notified by email. Please make sure to provide your personal email address upon registration. Please report to SE1 (Electrical Training Centre) building. Class signs will be posted in the building on the first day. For inquiries, please email ycho@bcit.ca

This course offering is in progress. Please check back next term or subscribe to receive email updates.

In Progress

CRN 32618

Tue Sep 16 - Tue Nov 25 10 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 16 - Nov 25 Tue/Thu 18:00 - 20:30 BBY SE1 Rm. 220

Instructor

Richard Berton

Course Outline

TBD

Cost

$582.79

Notes

  1. No class on November 11 (Remembrance Day), 2014. 2012 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 who are planning to write a 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 chedule, please contact BCSA office at www.safetyauthority.ca or 1-866-566-7233. Space is limited so early registration is highly recommended. Registration is processed on a FIRST-COME, FIRST-SERVED basis. Check this website frequently to see if someone de-registers if the course becomes full. In the case of course cancellation, students will be notified by email. Please make sure to provide your personal email address upon registration. Please report to SE1 (Electrical Training Centre) building. Class signs will be posted in the building on the first day. For inquiries, please email ycho@bcit.ca

This course offering is full. Please check back next term 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

Books & Supplies

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

Fall 2014

Books for Fall 2014 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.

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2012 Canadian Electrical Code Part 1 W/Pocket Ref Pkg (C22.1-12)
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Copyright 2012
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Price $184.95
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