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PPGS 1142 - Basic Electrical for Hydronic Technicians

Piping, Plumbing, Gas Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

Provides a practical understanding of direct and alternating current, series and parallel circuits. Covers the analyzing of circuits using ohms law and multimeters. Ladder diagrams and electrical code will also be covered. Passing grade is 70%.

Credits

3.0

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Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion, the student will be able to:

  • Analyze AC and DC circuits.
  • Use a multimeter.
  • Develop a ladder diagram.
  • Use a ladder diagram to wire a hydronic control system including branch circuit.
  • Use electrical code to select and size wire.

Effective as of Fall 2003

Related Programs

PPGS 1142 is offered as a part of the following programs:

School of Construction and the Environment

  1. Hydronic Technician
    Part-time   Associate Certificate

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