Electrical

National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER)
Electrical Level 1 ~ 184 hours

(includes mandatory NCCER Core Curriculum 72.5 hours)

Modules include:

  • Orientation to the Electrical Trade (2.5 hours)
  • Electrical Safety (10 hours)
  • Introduction to Electrical Circuits (7.5 hours)
  • Electrical Theory (7.5 hours)
  • Introduction to National Electrical Code (NEC) (7.5 hours)
  • Device Boxes (10 hours)
  • Hand Bending (10 hours)
  • Raceways and Fittings (20 hours)
  • Conductors and Cables (10 hours)
  • Basic Electrical Construction Drawings (7.5 hours)
  • Residential Electrical Services (15 hours)
  • Electrical Test Equipment (5 hours).

NCCER Level 1 Certificate earned at end of course.

Unless otherwise noted, classes are held on Monday, Wednesday and Thursday evenings during the dates listed below, from 5:30 pm-9:30 pm in the Britt Building on JCC's main campus.

Review the Technical Standards for this course.

Registration fee = $185

Course Code Date(s) Registration Deadline
No class currently available    

National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER)
Electrical Level 2 ~ 152 hours

Prerequisite: NCCER Electrical Level 1.

Please note: Students must appear in person at the JCC Student Success Center to register for NCCER Electrical Level 2 class. No online registration option is available for this class.

This course is designed to cover the principles of electrical wiring as it applies to commercial/ residential applications.

Emphasis is on:

  • Ohm’s law
  • Alternating and direct currents
  • Series circuits
  • Parallel circuits and series parallel circuits
  • Use of electrical tools and equipment
  • Wiring materials
  • And many other special subjects.

Preventive maintenance and troubleshooting as well as National Electrical Code will be covered. Books provided for in-classroom use only.

Upon successful completion of the course, students will receive the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) certification for Electrical Level 2. 

Course Code Date(s) Registration Deadline
No class currently available    

National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) Electrical Level 3 ~ 156 hours

Prerequisite: NCCER Electrical Level 1&2

Please note: Students must appear in person at the JCC Student Success Center to register for NCCER Electrical Level 3 class. No online registration option is available for this class.

The Level 3 electrical curriculum is the next step in an exciting journey for third-year learners, building on their foundational knowledge and expanding their skills in the field of electrical installation and maintenance. With a focus on 11 essential modules, including load calculations, lighting systems, hazardous locations, and motor controls, learners are given an even deeper understanding of the industry. This training equips them with the necessary knowledge and skills to become competent and confident electricians.

  • Emphasis is on:
  • · Conductor Selection and Calculations
  • · Practical Applications of Lighting
  • · Hazardous Locations
  • · Overcurrent Protection
  • · Distribution Equipment
  • · Transformers
  • · Commercial Electrical Services
  • · Motor Calculations
  • · Voice, Data, & Video
  • · Motor Controls
  • And many other special subjects

Preventive maintenance and troubleshooting as well as National Electrical Code will be covered. Books provided for in-classroom use only.

Upon successful completion of the course, students will receive the National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) certification for Electrical Level 3.

Course Code Dates Registration Deadline
ELC-3119-03U May 13-August 14, 2024 May 10, 2024

 

For more information contact:

Brenda Harris
Workforce Training Director
Email: bkharris1@johnstoncc.edu
Office: WDC 1002B
Phone: (919) 209-2595