Courses of Study

Architecture and Construction, Grade 9 - 12, Introduction to Electricity for Heating, Ventilation, Air-Conditioning and Refrigeration Systems, 2009

1.) Demonstrate safety rules, regulations, and procedures when working with electrical systems.

2.) Demonstrate use of hand tools and power tools related to HVACR systems.

3.) Use various meters to measure electrical values.

Examples: analog, digital

4.) Demonstrate the use of Ohm's law and Joule's law.

5.) Demonstrate procedures for testing fuses and capacitors.

6.) Demonstrate procedures for building series, parallel, and series-parallel circuits.

7.) Determine the functional condition of motor windings in a single-phase compressor.

8.) Demonstrate testing procedures for electrical components, including fan relays, contactor relays, capacitors, and motor windings.

9.) Determine procedures for measuring heat anticipator amperes.

10.) Demonstrate procedures for installing heating and cooling thermostats.

11.) Explain conductors, insulators, and related symbols used in HVACR.

12.) Demonstrate procedures for making proper electrical connections.

13.) Explain various types of wiring diagrams, including pictorial, line, and schematic used in HVACR.