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Do It Yourself Basic Electrical Projects and Repairs 101

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Do It Yourself Basic Electrical Projects and Repairs 101

Learn the basics for electrical wiring in the home with installation of electrical plugs, switches, and newer items to control lighting, detect presence of personnel and review of home security systems. Review the types of wiring, wiring routing and codes applicable for projects. Learn about installing electrical distribution outside the home. Replace light switches and non GFCI receptacles (plugs).

Topics to be covered are:

 
  • Working safely with electricity
  • How electricity is distributed to your home and within your home
  • How to interpret electrical diagrams and the terms used
  • Various types of wiring, where used, code requirements
  • The many types of switches and applications
  • Other electrical accessories to make the home more comfortable, smart
  • Safety needs for electrical items near water, sinks, and outside
  • Distributing electrical power outside the home, how, where
  • Examples of wiring for a kitchen, additional room
 
Required Book
Black & Decker The Complete Guide to Wiring
ISBN # 978-1591866121


G. John Foggiato, PhD, has worked extensively in the semiconductor industry designing and overseeing installation of electrical systems. He has an extensive background in electrical systems including those in homes. He currently teaches a variety of software courses covering projects, 3D printing, and MS Office.


 

Class Details

2 Sessions
Weekly - Wed, Thu

Location
MP102

Instructor
John 

Tuition: 

$99.00

Materials Cost:

 $15.00


Registration Closes On
Tuesday, January 28, 2020 @ 12:00 AM

Schedule Information

Date(s) Class Days Times Location Instructor(s) Instructional Method
1/29/2020 - 1/30/2020 Weekly - Wed, Thu 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM Gilroy, MP102  Map John  ClassRoom

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