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Electrical Code TELC 0107

Electrical Trades Part-time Studies Course

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 Directives. All of which, except for the Canadian Electrical Code book, are available on the Technical Safety BC website at www.technicalsafetybc.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 Technical Safety BC. Information pertaining to the eligibility requirements for writing the FSR exam can be obtained from the Technical Safety BC website at www.technicalsafetybc.ca .

Prerequisite(s)

  • No prerequisites are required for this course.

Credits

0.0

Cost

$700.32

Course offerings

Fall 2022

Below are three offerings of TELC 0107 for the Fall 2022 term.

CRN 30862

Duration

Mon Sep 12 - Mon Nov 21 (10 weeks)

  • 10 weeks
  • CRN 30862
  • $700.32
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 12 - Nov 21 Mon, Wed 17:00 - 19:30 Burnaby SE01 Rm. 218
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$700.32

Important information
  1. No class on October 10, 2022 (Thanksgiving Day). This course is designed for students planning to write Class A, B or C Field Safety Representative (e.g. electrical contractor license) examination from Technical Safety BC. For more information, such as exam eligibility and schedule, please contact Technical Safety BC at www.technicalsafetybc.ca. Registration is processed on a first-come, first-served basis. With limited space, early registration is highly recommended. This course DOES NOT carry a wait list and late registration is not permitted. In the case of course cancellation, students will be notified. For inquiries, please email BCIT_Electrical@bcit.ca
Status

CRN 32618

Duration

Tue Sep 13 - Thu Nov 17 (10 weeks)

  • 10 weeks
  • CRN 32618
  • $700.32
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 13 - Nov 17 Tue, Thu 17:00 - 19:30 Burnaby SE01
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$700.32

Important information
  1. This course designed for students planning to write Class A, B or C Field Safety Representative (e.g. electrical contractor license) examination from Technical Safety BC. For more information, such as exam eligibility and schedule, please contact Technical Safety BC office at www.technicalsafetybc.ca. Registration processed on a first-come, first-served basis. This course DOES NOT carry a waitlist and late registration not permitted. In the case of course cancellation, students will be notified. For inquiries, please email BCIT_Electrical@bcit.ca
Status

CRN 36083

Duration

Sat Sep 17 - Sat Nov 05 (7 weeks)

  • 7 weeks
  • CRN 36083
  • $700.32
Class meeting times
Dates Days Times Locations
Sep 17 - Nov 05 Sat 08:00 - 16:00 Burnaby SE01 Rm. 109
Instructor

TBD

Course outline

Course outline TBD — see Learning Outcomes in the interim.

Cost

$700.32

Important information
  1. No class on October 8, 2022 (Thanksgiving Day Weekend). This course designed for students planning to write Class A, B or C Field Safety Representative (e.g. electrical contractor license) examination from Technical Safety BC. For more information, such as exam eligibility and schedule, please contact Technical Safety BC office. www.technicalsafetybc.ca. Registration processed on a first-come, first-served basis. This course DOES NOT carry a waitlist and late registration not permitted. In the case of course cancellation, students will be notified. For inquiries, please email BCIT_Electrical@bcit.ca
Status

Full

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

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

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