Cape Girardeau Career and Technology Center
1080 S. Silver Springs Rd
Cape Girardeau MO 63703

Electrical Trades

Dates:August 24, 2022 - May 15, 2023
Meets:W, Th, F, M and Tu from 8:25 AM to 10:55 AM, 169 sessions
Instructor:Joseph "JD" Broach
Fee: $2,900.00Fee Breakdown

!Adult Students are to be waitlisted.

There are 4 openings remaining at this time.

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This program will provide training in electrical trades. Students will learn how to interpret and apply designs and drawings to the electrical field. Instruction will include constructing, calculating, and installing residential and circuits and applicable codes. This course will prepare students for entry level employment as an electrician and in other related areas. In the first year, residential and commercial are the two subjects taught. Residential includes house wiring, NEC code calculations and blueprint reading. Commercial includes conduit bending, transformers, and motors. In the second-year students will focus on industrial motor controls and PLC (Programmable Logic Controller). Students will learn how to install, troubleshoot, and maintain motor controls and variable frequency drives. Upon completion of the second year, the student will be able to read and write Programmable Logix. The different types of PLC’s are: Micrologix 1100, PLC 5, Compact Logix.