School Year: 2020-2021
Technical Diploma (1 year)
Campus: West Bend
This program is eligible for financial aid
Prepare for the State Electrical Apprenticeship program and enter a career in electricity with Moraine Park Technical College’s two-semester diploma in electricity.
The Electricity program provides students with a strong foundation in general electrical concepts. Students gain skills in residential, commercial and industrial electricity. From analyzing electrical circuits to investigating theories and principles of renewable energy, this program provides students with a wide skillset and prepares graduates to enter the workforce and become an electrician apprentice.
Students in the electricity program gain hands-on training in reading blueprints, using trade-specific math, and understanding electrical code and theory. Students also review renewable energy theories and principals.
Graduates are skilled in applying electrical codes, evaluating electrical circuits, and installing electrical equipment in a residential, industrial and commercial settings. They are also prepared to explain and follow construction safety practices.
For additional information on program curriculum, prerequisites and general education course options, please contact your advisor.
*Enrollment may limit the campus availability or delivery of certain courses.
Note: Students must purchase a tool kit for this program.
|103-159||**Computer Literacy - Microsoft Office||1|
|413-350||Beginning Electrical Concepts||2|
|413-355||Residential and Commercial Wiring Concepts||3|
|413-360||Introduction to National Electrical Code||2|
|413-361||Intermediate National Electrical Code||2|
|413-363||OSHA Job Site Safety||1|
|413-370||Construction Trades Blueprint Reading||2|
|804-360||Occupational Mathematics 1||2|
|413-351||Advanced Electrical Concepts||2|
|413-365||Basic Motor Controls||3|
|413-380||Industrial Wiring Concepts||3|
|413-386||Trends in Electricity||1|
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|801-136||English Composition 1||3|
|804-118||Intermediate Algebra with Applications||4|
|Total Program Credits and Institutional Requirements||34|