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DC Circuits

ContEd FA18 – 16 (NMSU-A: TCEN 111 A01)
Instructor: Mark Nelson
Aug 15 – Dec 7 (Tues/Thurs); 6:30pm – 8:15pm

Cost: $344/$404 (In/Out District)

TAYS – Room 175. Course begins with the basics of electricity and DC circuits. Includes categorization of material properties within conductors, semiconductors, and insulators. Gradual progression tackles more complex topics like DC circuit analysis of series and parallel circuits, including Kirchhoff’s laws, Thevenin’s & Norton’s theorems, and superposition. Finally, DC combination circuits, magnetism and electromagnetism, generators and motors are covered. Emphasis on safety throughout.

 

 

OSHA 10 Hr. Hazard Identifications

ContEd FA18 – 17 (NMSU-A: TCEN 113 A40)
Instructor: Joan Manley
Aug 15 – Oct 8 (Wednesday); 3:00pm – 4:35pm

Cost: $86/101 (In/Out District) Plus $20 Lab Fee

TAYS ROOM 175. Intended for entry-level participants to provide instruction on a variety of construction safety and health standards. Topics include Introduction to OSHA, Electrical, Ladder, Excavation, Scaffold, and Forklift Hazards, Fall Protection, Materials Handling, Personnel Protective Equipment and Confined Space Entry Hazards. Meets OSHA 10-Hour Requirements.

 

 

Photo Voltaic National Electrical Code Principles

ContEd FA18 – 18 (NMSU-A: TCEN 223 A40)
Instructor: Mark Nelson
Aug 15 – Oct 8 (Mon/Wed); 4:30pm – 8:55pm

Cost: $172/$202 (In/Out District)

ROOM TBA. Focuses on all sections of the National Electrical Code and local code requirements applicable to photo voltaic electrical installation. A partial list of areas covered is chapters one through four and section 690, “Solar Photovoltaic Systems” of the National Electrical Code. Course is approved by New Mexico Construction Industries Division – Electrical Bureau Continuing Education.

 

 

Photo Voltaic National Electrical Code Principles

ContEd FA18 – 19 (NMSU-A: TCEN 223 A60)
Instructor: Mark Nelson
Oct 9 – Dec7 (Mon/Wed); 4:30pm – 8:55pm

Cost: $172/$202 (In/Out District)

ROOM TBA. Focuses on all sections of the National Electrical Code and local code requirements applicable to photo voltaic electrical installation. A partial list of areas covered is chapters one through four and section 690, “Solar Photovoltaic Systems” of the National Electrical Code. Course is approved by New Mexico Construction Industries Division – Electrical Bureau Continuing Education.

 

 

NABCEP Exam Review

ContEd FA18 – 20 (NMSU-A: TCEN 252 A40)
Instructor: Clay Blevins
Aug 15 – Oct 8 (Saturday); 1:00pm – 2:35pm

Cost: $86/$101 (In/Out District) $125 to sit for NABCEP EXAM

TAYS ROOM 175. Course presents knowledge, key terms, and concepts of photovoltaic systems and solar hot water systems as related to the NABCEP Entry-level exam. This exam is for those wanting to enter the workforce in either solar thermal or solar PV. Scheduling and taking the exam is the responsibility of the student.

 

 

PV Power Generation

ContEd FA18 – 21 (NMSU-A: TCEN 112 A01)
Instructor: Gil Chavez
Aug 15 – Dec 7 (Saturday); 8:00am – 12:50pm

Cost: $258/$303 (In/Out District)

TAYS ROOM 175. A study of photo voltaic design basics, photo voltaic (PV) Cells, modules, and system components; electrical circuits; grid-tied/grid-interactive PV system design and sizing for use on homes; solar electric products and applications; and understanding energy conversion from sunlight to electricity, and working with solar conversion equipment.

 

 

Wind Power Gen

ContEd FA18 – 22 (NMSU-A: TCEN 115 A01)
Instructor: n
Aug 15 – Dec 7 (Mon/Wed); 5:00pm – 6:40pm

Cost: $258/$303 (In/Out District)

TAYS ROOM 176. Course covers wind turbine module descriptions and functions and wind system installation, operation, and troubleshooting. Additional topics include wind energy harvesting and the conversion process from the generator system to electricity.