NAHMT Certification Class: 6-Hour Electrical Training January 23, Oakland

Summary

This 6-hour class is an introduction to, and overview of, Electricity, how it works, and how it is measured using the functions of Voltage – Amperage – Watts – Resistance. Ohm’s Law and its applications will assist in defining and understanding troubleshooting components. The basics of electrical circuits, typical residential wiring, breakers, service box connections, grounding wires and cable color and insulation codes will be covered. Additional topics include: safety, American wire gauge and amperage, OSHA, and basic techniques of electrical troubleshooting. **(Hands-On demo available if Appliances are provided)**

Topics covered in this class will include:
• Safety – Lock-out / Tag-out procedures
• AWG and other common uses of the National Electrical Code
• Wires, Cables, and insulation color coding
• Fundamentals of Ohm’s Law and how to use it.
• The differences between AC versus DC power
• Differences between Series and Parallel circuits, and reading schematics
• Basic wiring and Three-way and Four-way lighting switches
• Troubleshooting typical residential circuits and electrical components


About the Speaker:Jose Turcios (Rigo) has been performing various roles in maintenance since 1985. He has held many positions, up to and including Chief Engineer, while working for the Embassy Suites and the Marriott Corporation.

You can register numerous people through this invitation. Click “Add a Guest” on the Registration screen. After completing the form, you can pay with a check or credit card.

Continental breakfast will be provided. Lunch is on your own.


PARKING & TRANSPORTATION:
• Parking lots at 8th and Washington ($15 for all day) & 8th & Clay ($10 for all day) are two short blocks away
(Street parking is NOT advised (high ticket potential) and more expensive for all day
• 12th Street BART Station is 2 blocks away.


Click here to see the full AHMA-NCH Educational Calendar. 

Please note: If you register for this event, you are giving your consent to be photographed. No recording is permitted without prior permission from the speaker and AHMA-NCH. AHMA-NCH reserves the right to cancel or reschedule the seminar. In the event of a cancellation, AHMA-NCH will issue a full refund of the registration fee, but will not be responsible for any other charges incurred by the registrant due to the cancellation of the seminar.

Details

  • When

  • Wednesday, January 23, 2019
    8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
    Pacific Time

  • Where

  • The Washington Inn
    495 10th street
    Oakland, California 94607

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