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Electrical Certificate Program

Certificate - Construction Technology-Electrical Trades (31 Credits)

Opportunities for employment for holders of a one-year certificate may include: Electrician's Helper, Apprentice Trainee, Electrical Building Maintenance, Journeyman License credit.

Please consult with your advisor for current transferability information.

GENERAL EDUCATION REQUIREMENTS (9):

Communications (3):
ENGL 119 Technical Communications 3cr
Business Management & Technology (3):
IT 101 Computer Fundamentals OR
DRFT 115 AutoCAD Level I 3cr
Mathematics (3):
MATH 115 Technical Mathematics 3cr

CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY CORE (19):

CNST 120 Principles of Electricity 3cr
CNST 121 Electrical Wiring 4cr
CNST 122 Commercial Wiring 3cr
CNST 176 Electrical Blueprint Reading 3cr
CNST 186 Electrical Estimation 3cr
CNST 220 Residential Electrical Code 3cr

CONSTRUCTION TECHNOLOGY ELECTIVES (3):

Any course relating to a planned course of study with approval of Program Coordinator.

SUGGESTED COURSE SEQUENCING:

Recommended Course Sequence for Full-time Students (Part-time Students should see an Academic Advisor to customize their educational plan)

Term 1 - 16cr/hrs

CNST 120 Principles of Electricity 3cr
CNST 121 Electrical Wiring 4cr
CNST 176 Electrical Blueprint Reading 3cr
Construction Elective 3cr
MATH 115 Technical Mathematics 3cr

Term 2 - 15cr/hrs

CNST 122 Commercial Wiring 3cr
CNST 186 Electrical Estimation 3cr
CNST 220 Residential Electrical Code 3cr
ENGL 119 Technical Communications 3cr
IT 101 Computer Fundamentals OR
DRFT 115 AutoCAD Level I 3cr
**Summer Semester as needed.

Contact / Faculty:

Construction Technology Program Coordinator:
(505) 863-7560,
Loren Leekela (Zuni Campus) (505) 782-6027.