At a Glance:

Advisors:
Floyd: Dick Tanner
Dick Tanner, Program Director & Instructor of Instrumentation and Controls
Office: C103
Phone: 706-295-6540
Email:
Campus: Floyd County Campus
Department: Industrial Technologies

Credentials

M.A., Berry College; B.S., Berry College; Diplomas, Industrial Maintenance Technology, Automated Manufacturing, Coosa Valley Technical College


Walker:  Matthew Sosebee
Matthew Sosebee, Instructor of Industrial Systems Technology
Office: 6112
Phone: 706-764-3598
Email:
Campus: Walker County Campus
Department: Electrical Controls, Industrial Technologies

Credentials

A.A.S., Georgia Northwestern Technical College


Whitfield Murray:  Scott Spears
Scott Spears, Program Director & Instructor of Industrial Systems Technology
Office: B604
Phone: 706-272-2973
Email:
Campus: Whitfield Murray Campus
Department: Industrial Technologies

Credentials

A.A.S. Georgia Northwestern Technical College

Industrial Electrician (IE41)

Offered at the Following Campuses

  • Whitfield Murray Campus
  • Walker County Campus
  • Floyd County Campus

Program Overview

The Industrial Electrician Technical Certificate of Credit prepares students for employment using basic electrical maintenance skills. Instruction is provided in the occupational areas of industrial safety, direct and alternating current principles, and industrial wiring.

Entrance Date:  Fall Semester

Course Overview

Credit Hours
Required Courses (5 hours)
IDSY
1130
5
Teaches the fundamental concepts of industrial wiring with an emphasis on installation procedures. Topics include: grounding, raceways, three-phase systems, transformers (three-phase and single-phase), wire sizing, overcurrent protection, NEC requirements, industrial lighting systems, and switches, receptacles, and cord connectors.
and one of the following: (3 hours)
3
This course introduces direct current (DC) concepts and applications. Topics include: electrical principles and laws; batteries; DC test equipment; Series, parallel, and simple combination circuits; and laboratory procedures and safety practices.
IDFC
1011
3
Introduces direct current (DC) concepts and applications. Topics include: electrical pinciples and laws; batteries; DC test equipment; series, parallel, and simple combination circuits; and laboratory procedures and safety practices.
and one of the following: (3 hours)
3
This course introduces alternating current concepts, theory, and application of varying sine wave voltages and current, and the physical characteristics and applications of solid state devices. Topics include, but are not limited to, electrical laws and principles, magnetism, inductance and capacitance.
3
Introduces the theory and application of varying sine wave voltages and current. Topics include: magnetism, AC wave generation, AC test equipment, inductance, capacitance, and basic transformers.
Introduces the theory and application of varying sine wave voltages and current. Topics include: magnetism, AC wave generation, AC test equipment, inductance, capacitance, and basic transformers.
Note: The previously offered IDSY 1100 (5 hrs) will subsitute for both IDSY 1101 and IDSY 1105 together. (0 hours)