BC's Indigenous Public Post-Secondary Institute

BTEL-060 - Bridging to Trades Electrical -

BTEL-060 - Bridging to Trades Electrical -

Course Details
This course provides the skills and theory required for entrance to the electrical trade. Students will learn the roles and responsibilities faced by electricians on a daily basis.
Part of the:
  • CAREER TRAINING (TRADES) Department
  • Available/Required in the following Programs:
  • Bridging to Trades Certificate -
  • Prerequisites : ENGL 040, MATH 040, or Gr. 10 math, Gr. 10 Eng
    Course Outline
    Instructors Qualifications: Red Seal Certified Electrician or equivalent.
    Office Hours: 1.5 hours per week
    Contact Hours: 60
    Student Evaluation
    Procedure:
    Assignments 50-70%, final Exam 30-50%. Grading procedures follow NVIT policy.
    Learning Outcomes: Upon successful completion of this course students will be able to:

  • demonstrate a knowledge of the safety precautions required in the electrical trade environment;
  • describe tools and equipment used in the trade;
  • describe cables, fixtures, and fittings;
  • demonstrate an understanding of the Canadian Electrical Code;
  • describe conductors, switches, and devices; and
  • demonstrate an ability to read electrical drawings.
  • Text and Materials:
    Other Resources: Course pack.
    Transfer Credits:
    Other Information: