Note: This program may lead to an occupational license for which a prior criminal history may make a student ineligible. For more information, please visit: https://www.dcccd.edu/hb1508.Gainful Employment Information
(Level I Certificate)
North Lake only
- Students pursuing this certificate are waived from the Texas Success Initiative (TSI) standards, but must meet course prerequisites.
- Students must earn at least 25% of the credit hours required for graduation through instruction by the college awarding the degree.
Degree Plan Code: CERT.ELECT.CONST
In partnership with the Dallas Electrical Joint Apprenticeship and Training Committee, this program provides a one-year (three-semester) certificate in Electrical when the students complete the technical and on-the-job training outlined in the certificate for Electrical listed below. Topics include: electrical theory, fundamentals of electrical, electrical job information, electrical calculations, circuits and systems, commercial and industrial wiring, motor controls, basic motor controls with an emphasis on safety.
Electrical Construction is a nationally approved apprenticeship program. Additional admission requirements are necessary for enrollment in this program.
|ELPT 1215||Electrical Calculations I||2||ELTN 1470||Electrical Construction I||4|
|ELTN 1471||Electrical Construction II||4|
|ELTN 1472||Electrical Construction III||4|
|ELTN 1473||Electrical Construction IV||4|
|ELTN 1474||Electrical Construction V||4|
|ELTN 1475||Electrical Construction VI||4|
|ELTN 1476||Electrical Construction VII||4|
|ELTN 1477||Electrical Construction VIII||4|
|ELTN 1478||Electrical Construction IX||4|
|ELTN 1479||Electrical Construction X||4|
|Minimum Hours Required||42|
NOTE: Students enrolling in this program who plan to transfer to a four-year institution should consult an advisor or counselor regarding transfer requirements and the transferability of these courses to the four-year institution of their choice.