Electricity and Renewable Energy

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ELECTRICAL AND RENEWABLE ENERGY – #8533/#8534
Electricity and Renewable Energy Syllabus
Electricity and Renewable Energy  Flyer

ABOUT:

  • Teaches skills to install, maintain and repair residential and commercial wiring, equipment and fixtures, and use of the National Electrical Code Book.
  • Study of alternative renewable energy sources includes installing hydrogen fuel cells, solar panels and communication cable and wiring.
  • Employment opportunities strong with average salary of $41.5k to 53.8K (depending on location and cost of living)
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STUDENTS STUDY:
Electrical Theory
Electrical Code
Renewable Energy Systems
Power Systems

PREREQUISITES:
Algebra 1 with a grade of “C” or better
English 10 with a grade of “C” or better
CAMPUS LOCATION:
Woodside Lane, Newport News
SESSIONS: A.M.
CLASS SIZE: 20 studentsElec 3
CREDENTIALS:
Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA 10)
National Occupational Competency Testing Institute (NOCTI) Pre/Post
Electrical Construction Technology Assessment
Electrical Construction Wiring Examination
STUDENT ORGANIZATIONS:  Skills USA

Program Fees:
OSHA 10 Card $29.00
Student Organization Fee $17.00
Shirt (New Addition) $24.00

 

INSTRUCTOR:  Amy England amy.england@nhrec.org 

BIO:

CAREER OPPORTUNITIES:
Electrician
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Maintenance Technician
Solar Power Technician
Hydrogen Power Technician
Telecommunication Tech
Security System Technician
Audio Video Technician

BUSINESS PARTNERS:
Newport News Shipbuilding
Bay Electric Company
Walsh Electric

RESOURCES:
CTE Resource Center – VERSOVirginia Department of Education  (VDOE)
NEC Code Book