Maintenance Electrician

Maintain virtually all shipyard electrical and electronic components...

Program catalog

Description

Maintenance electrician apprentices install, maintain, modify and troubleshoot virtually every electrical and electronic component in the shipyard. Work sites vary from an underground transmission line to the top of a 23-story crane. Work assignments vary from installing a simple electrical outlet to repairing and maintaining complex numerically controlled equipment.

Trade Related Education Courses (TREC)

X311 Applied Theory I: DC Concepts 96 Hours 5 Credits

X312 Applied Theory II: AC Concepts 96 Hours 5 Credits

X313 Applied Theory III: Polyphase Systems and Controls 120 Hours 6 Credits

X314A Electronics I 88 Hours 4 Credits

X314B Electronics II 88 Hours 4 Credits

X316 Programmable Logic Controllers 44 Hours 2 Credits

World Class Shipbuilder Curriculum (WCSC)

The WCSC supports the entire apprentice program by providing each apprentice with the technical knowledge required for the mastery of a trade, and an opportunity to obtain an associate degree in business administration, engineering technology, or engineering. The curriculum provides the educational foundation necessary for continued growth throughout a career.