Mar 21, 2023
HAC 101 - Basic Electrical Wiring
3 Lecture Hours 4 Lab Hours
Co-requisites: HAC 120
This course prepares students in the principles of electricity, wiring, electrical controls and motors as they relate to refrigeration, air conditioning and heating in residential and commercial settings. Emphasis is on electricity, electrical components and circuits.
Upon successful completion of the course, the student will:
- Follow proper safety procedures when working with electricity.
- Use electric meters to test voltage, current and resistance.
- Solve problems involving electrical resistance in series and parallel circuits.
- Connect electrical wiring as found in a residential application.
- Identify wire and troubleshoot single-phase motors, three-phase motors and motor components.
- Electric meters
- Proper safety procedures
- Wiring of electrical equipment
- Characteristics of motors
- Identify, wire and diagnose caps and relays
- Identify and troubleshoot relays, contactors and overloads
- Use and care of tools and meters
Instructor-approved textbook and materials.
Approved By: Johnson, Alex Date Approved: 09/13/2012
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