Basic Tools - Field Service Fundamentals
Introductory course in tool use and material fabrication as applied to field-serviceable equipment. Covers elementary aspects of installation and maintenance with emphasis on safety and proper use of hand and power tools, fasteners, and other hardware.
July 1 - July 31, 2019
Monday & Wednesday
8:30 am - 2:35 pm
Students will learn the skills required to prepare them for employment with telephone companies, satellite/cable TV providers, electrical contractors, computer networking companies, and home theater/home security retailers. The program consists of three courses taught on Fridays and Saturdays from 8am-3:45pm. Courses consist of Electrical Fundamentals, Cabling and Wiring Standards, and Home Electronic Systems. Students can take the courses in any order and the program is typically offered twice a year. The three courses can be completed in one semester.
Electrical Fundamentals - August 30 - September 28, 2019
Cable and Wiring - October 4 - November 2, 2019
Home Electronics Systems - November 8 - December 14, 2019
Fridays and Saturdays from 8:00am - 3:30pm
Students will learn manufacturing theater including Lean Manufacturing and waste elimination management, components of how to read blueprints, manufacturing and production principles torque, basic assembly techniques, use of materials and manual power tools, safety, electrical systems, troubleshooting electrical circuits, quality control, diagnostics investigation, fundamentals of welding processes, tools for the transportation industry, and business management techniques. The course is approximately 10 weeks long, offered multiple times a year.
Manufacturing Theory & Blueprint Reading - August 26 - September 20, 2019
Manufacturing Production Principles - September 23 - October 18, 2019
Manufacturing Electrical Systems - October 21 - November 15, 2019
8:00am - 1:00pm