Education Tutorials
The following interactive education modules have been provided to assist you in your apprenticeship.

We encourage you to take advantage of these resources to further your electrical career and to assist you in learning more about the electrical trade.

These modules will also assist those students on the remote training program or the home school program.

The following seventeen (17) topics are found below:

What is an Alternating Current?
What is an Alternating Current?
2014 NEC Significant Changes
The PowerPoint presentations below are from a class that was presented in the Training Center.
Education Department
The video below is a brief presentation about Nikola Tesla. It runs approximately 10 minutes.

'Nikola Tesla - The Forgotten Wizard'
Nikola Tesla - His Life and Legacy
Click on the image below to link to a very good biography of Nikola Tesla presented by PBS/Nova. It explains his life and legacy. All electricians should understand Nikola Tesla's contribution to the design of the modern alternating current supply system and its impact on today's technologies.
He is responsibile for our industry.
Introduction to Electricity, Electrical Theory and Ohm's Law
The History of Solar Energy – A Timeline

Click on the image below to download the PDF document to read a timeline of the history of Solar Energy.
The History of Electricity – A Timeline

Click on the image below to download the PDF document to read a timeline of the history of Electricity.
There is no test associated with this module.
There is no test associated with this module.
There is no test associated with this module.
Introduction to Bonding
This module covers the bonding equirements in the NEC.
Introduction to the National Electrical Code
This module covers the format, layout, history, development and language of the National Electric Code.
Three Phase Basics
This module explains three phase power and phase / line relationships.
Introduction to Transformers
Introduction to Alternating Current
This module explores the principles of alternating current and alternating current analysis.

NOTE: You will need a scientific calculator with trigonometric functions to complete this module.
The document below can be downloaded and studied to obtain a better understanding of an Alternating Current and how it works. This document will take a few moments to load.
There is not a test associated with the document above. It is only provided as a resource for your benefit.
DC Circuit Analysis
The link to this module is currently unavailable. It will be restored at a later date. Please check back.
Introduction to Alternating Current Generators
Introduction to Direct Current Generators
Introduction to Cooking Equipment Calculations for Dwelling Units
This module explains how to perform load calculations for cooking equipment in dwelling units using the 2014 NEC.
Basics of Trigonometry
This module reviews the basic trigonometric principles and operations.

NOTE: You will need a Scientific Calculator to complete this module.
Basics of Algebra
This module reviews the basic algebraic principles and operations.

NOTE: You will need a Scientific Calculator to complete this module.

Review of Basic Math Principles
This module reviews basic math principles and operations.
2014 NEC Code Changes Class Part 1
2014 NEC Code Changes Class Part 1
2014 NEC Code Changes Class Part II
2014 NEC Code Changes Class Part II
2014 NEC Code Changes Class Part III Calculations
2014 NEC Code Changes Class Part III Calculations
2014 NEC Code Changes Class Part IV
2014 NEC Code Changes Class Part IV
There is no test associated with this module.
Click on the image below to view a youtube video, '2014 National Electrical Code - A Preview of the Changes in the Code'. The run time is 1 hour, 5 minutes.
If the link becomes broken please report it to Alexandra Stenulson at astenulson@elightelectric.com.
Because important websites are frequently "here today but gone tomorrow", the PDF document below was archived from http://www.pbs.org/tesla/ll/index.html on September 23, 2010.  This is NOT an attempt to divert readers from the aforementioned website. The reader should only read this back-up copy if the updated original cannot be found at the original author's site.
Nikola Tesla - His Life and Legacy
Nikola Tesla - His Life and Legacy
Nikola Tesla - His Life and Legacy Supplement
Nikola Tesla - His Life and Legacy Supplement
The document below contains images and links to additional materials related to the document above via hyperlinks         (blue underlined words), To access the hyperlinks within the document hold down the Left Control Key and left click your mouse button on the hyperlink to open a new window to view the additional information.