Theory of Electrical Power (2 Evenings)

This is a 2 part class. Students must attend both dates to receive credit for class. No partial credit will be given.

Class Dates and Times

  • Monday, April 19: 4:00pm-8:00pm
  • Wednesday, April 21: 4:00pm-8:00pm

Course Description

This course provides an introduction to electrical power theory, including amps, ohms, volts, coulombs and watts; solving power calculations; transportation from source to consumer; and understanding a power meter. Participants will build a small motor in class. Motor Kit and supplemental handouts included in cost of course.

Continuing Education Credit

This course has been approved by Washington State for Electricians and Electrical Trainees.

  • Electrical Trainees: 8 hours Basic Classroom Training
  • Journey-level Electricians: 8 hours Industry Related
  • Course #: WA2019-602

This course has been approved by State of Idaho Division of Building Safety for Electricians.

  • 8 hours Industry Related
  • Course #: 20-642180

Required Books/Materials

  • Calculator
  • Paper
  • Pen/Pencil
  • 2 AA Batteries
  • Needle Nose Pliers
  • Pocket Knife, Ruler
  • Scratch Awl/Nail
  • Straight Blade Screwdriver
  • Wire Cutters


Classroom Information


Class Full

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