Electrical Fabrication 1 | Interactive eLearning

eLearning Course: 12204

Electrical Fabrication 1| Interactive eLearning

eLearning Course: 12204

Installing, operating, repairing, and designing equipment for modern industry requires fundamental knowledge of electrical wiring and components. Amatrol’s Multimedia Courseware – Electrical Fabrication 1 (M12204) teaches learners essential electrical fabrication concepts and skills applicable throughout modern industry. Learners using Amatrol’s electrical fabrication eLearning course begin by studying basic electrical system wiring. From this building block, learners begin practicing industry-relevant electrical fabrication skills, such as interpreting wire installation plans and installing basic components like switches, outlets, and lighting.

Learning Topics

  • Wire Stripping Techniques
  • Wire Termination Techniques
  • Power Cord Installation
  • Wiring System Components
  • Nonmetallic Cable Installation
  • Switch Installation
  • Outlet Installation
  • Lighting Installation
  • Service Connection
  • Circuit Protection
  • Testing and Troubleshooting
  • 3-Way Switch Circuit Installation

In-Depth, Comprehensive Electrical Fabrication Curriculum Connected to Real-World Skills

Amatrol’s eLearning curriculum is unique in that it thoughtfully combines in-depth theoretical knowledge with practical, hands-on skills. This powerful combination of knowledge and skills solidifies understanding and creates a strong foundation for pursuing more advanced skills.

For example, the electrical fabrication eLearning course covers important topics, such as:

Introduction to Electrical Wiring

Learners begin with an introduction to electrical wiring, including electrical terms, safety, wire stripping and termination techniques, and power cord installation. Individual lessons focus on topics like the basic components of an electrical circuit, types of wiring terminals, and the function of 3-wire AC circuits and electrical plugs. Learners will also practice skills, such as stripping insulation from wires using a stripping tool, installing a spade-lug connector on a wire, and connecting an AC plug to an electric cord.

Residential Wiring System Components

Learners will study the components and operation of residential wiring systems, including wiring systems and installation of nonmetallic cables, switches, and outlets. Individual lessons focus on topics like electrical junction boxes, wiring installation plans, common grounding methods, and electrical outlet connections. Learners will also practice skills, such as interpreting a wiring installation plan, running nonmetallic cable between electrical boxes, and installing outlets and switches in junction boxes.

Service Connection and Circuit Protection

Learners using Amatrol’s electrical fabrication eLearning course will study basic principles of service connection and circuit protection, including installation of lighting and 3-way switch lighting circuits. Individual lessons focus on topics like common methods for splicing wires, connecting a service panel to the service entrance, and the operation of fuses and circuit breakers. Learners will also practice skills, such as installing and connecting an incandescent light fixture, connecting a wiring system to a service panel, and installing and connecting a 3-way switch lighting circuit.

Electrical Courses| Quick Access

Amatrol has an unmatched range and depth of electrical courses. Whether you are looking to provide a specific course or wish to create a full electrical program, Amatrol's can help. If you wish to include hands-on skill training to your program, Amatrol offers combined eLearning and hands-on training solutions as well.

Electrical| Recommended Course Sequence

Electrical| Recommended Course Sequence