Learning through hands on experience
Appli 15 Section 2945 Electrical Appliances I 4 Units Are you interested in starting a new career working with technology and electromechanics? Do you like to work independently and find satisfaction in helping people? This course is designed for students wanting to acquire appliance theory and diagnostic skills. The course focuses on theory and practice in the diagnosis and repair of major brands of washers, dryers, ranges, dishwashers and electrical schematic diagrams. You will also learn related information on job safety, shop practices, repair orders, troubleshooting, maintenance, service techniques and computer aided instruction. The class meets Monday thru Friday 11:00-11:50am.
Appli 20 Section 2946 Electrical Appliance Shop Practice 4 Units If you like working with your hands, this course will give you practical lab experience to take apart and repair electrical appliances. You will learn how to use hand tools, power tools, and electrical test equipment correctly, in addition to how to using computers to repair appliances.Â Learn the details about the working parts and electrical parts of appliances, as well as troubleshooting, estimating and proper repair procedures.Â Beginning students work in teams in the lab with an advanced student.Â Students learn by working on up-to-date appliance projects in an industry setting using the latest technology and test equipment.Â The class meets Monday thru Friday 8:00-10:50am.
New students enrolling in EVENING classes for Fall 2013 should register for the following classes:
Appli 23 Section 2943 Basic Refrigeration Tech I 3 Units This is an introductory course designed for students in the Appliance Program or anyone wanting to acquire basic refrigeration theory and diagnostic skills. Basic refrigeration principles and electrical circuits will be covered. EPA materials will be taught and universal certification testing will be provided. Servicing of compressor type units and troubleshooting electrical circuits are the major content of this course. Special emphasis will be given to understanding the mechanical systems and electrical parts of refrigeration system. Proper use of test equipment will be covered in troubleshooting and diagnosing of refrigeration units. This is part of the Appliance Technician I certificate which is designed for evening students. The class meets Tuesday 6:00-8:50pm.
Appli 31 Secction 2947 Refrigeration Lab Tech I 1 Units This course will provide you with hands on experience working on refrigeration products. This is an introductory course designed for students in the Appliance Program or anyone wanting to acquire basic refrigeration repair and diagnostic skills.Â You learn in a shop environment working on domestic refrigerators, repairing sealed systems, using brazing tools and refrigeration test equipment. The course includes servicing compressor type units and troubleshooting electrical circuits. This is part of the Appliance Technician I certificate which is designed for evening students. The class meets Thursday 6:00-8:50pm.