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APR 253L Electrician Apprenticeship-Code and Test Prep

Lecture Hours: 3
Credits: 3

Covers a thorough review of the Oregon Electrical Specialty Code for the Inside Wire Electrician Apprentice. Includes theory and application of motor controls, special termination, layout, hazardous locations, and transformer locations.

Prerequisite: APR 253K  with a grade of C or better; or consent of instructor.
Student Learning Outcomes:
  1. Explain, interpret and apply National Electrical Codes to meet inside wiring standards. 
  2. Take the state-mandated exam for general journey-level electricians

Content Outline
  • National Electrical Code Review 
  • Focus on NEC articles 710, 725, 760, 770, 800, 810, and 820. 
  • Prepare for state mandated exam. 
  • Hazardous Location 
  • Residential Calculations 
  • Busways 
  • National Electrical Code