Courses of Study : Career Tech: Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources

Number of Standards matching query: 18
Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Residential Wiring
All Resources: 0
1 ) Demonstrate safety procedures as recognized by governing agencies and approved industry standards when testing and replacing components or installing wiring in residential applications.

Examples: lockout, tagout

Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Residential Wiring
All Resources: 0
2 ) Identify electrical hazards and how to avoid and minimize them in the residential construction environment.

Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Residential Wiring
All Resources: 0
3 ) Explain the purpose of grounding systems in residential wiring applications.

Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Residential Wiring
All Resources: 0
4 ) Distinguish between ground faults and short circuits in residential wiring applications.

Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Residential Wiring
All Resources: 0
5 ) Describe the difference between system grounding and equipment grounding related to residential wiring.

Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Residential Wiring
All Resources: 0
6 ) Demonstrate the installation of various grounding devices related to residential wiring.

Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Residential Wiring
All Resources: 0
7 ) Demonstrate the process of conduit bending according to specifications using hand and power equipment.

•  Computing angles for conduit bends and offsets
•  Demonstrating procedures for correcting and modifying existing conduit and electrical metallic tubing (EMT) bends
Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Residential Wiring
All Resources: 0
8 ) Calculate type and size of electrical boxes based on application, number, and size of conductors using the NEC codebook.

•  Demonstrating the ability to locate and install electrical boxes according to the NEC codebook
•  Explaining the NEC requirements for supporting lighting fixtures
•  Demonstrating the ability to install lighting fixtures according to specifications
Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Residential Wiring
All Resources: 0
9 ) Select the correct size and type of conductors for residential wiring applications and NEC code.

Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Residential Wiring
All Resources: 0
10 ) Demonstrate different methods for installing common conductors used in residential wiring.

Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Residential Wiring
All Resources: 0
11 ) Produce quality conductor terminations.

Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Residential Wiring
All Resources: 0
12 ) Demonstrate the procedure for installing lugs and connectors onto conductors.

Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Residential Wiring
All Resources: 0
13 ) Explain the importance of using correct bolt torque when working with busbars.

Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Residential Wiring
All Resources: 0
14 ) Demonstrate correct conductor splicing and crimping.

Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Residential Wiring
All Resources: 0
15 ) Install main disconnects, switches, panel boards, and over-current protection.

•  Describing various types of residential electrical service installations
•  Calculating circuit loads for installation of electrical services
Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Residential Wiring
All Resources: 0
16 ) Identify devices used for over-current protection.

Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Residential Wiring
All Resources: 0
17 ) Describe the operation of circuit breakers and fuses.

Agriculture, Food, and Natural Resources (2009)
Grade(s): 9 - 12
Residential Wiring
All Resources: 0
18 ) Use a specific plan to complete a wiring project for residential applications.