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BlueVolt University

EST Basics (Electronic Systems Wiring): 4 - 8 Credit Hours






Course Cost: USD $95.00- Only Pay After You Pass.
Credit Hours: 8 Hours
Course Length: 8 hours
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Course Description
This course gives students the opportunity to gain a solid foundation in construction methods, electrical basics, job site safety, tools and industry standards. Technical principles of structured wiring including cabling, components and outlets are presented and explained. Detailed step-by-step design and installation procedures, testing and troubleshooting methods and much more are covered, along with an introduction to the many different electronic systems and their benefits.
Informative text, detailed color diagrams, and instructional videos teach precisely what students need to know to successfully learn the fundamentals of an EST. Special In-Depth articles provide deeper background and technical information on critical topics, and Project Management Tips coach installers on good management practices. An onlineGlossary provides ready access to definitions of key terms.
The course is divided into thirteen sections – each section ends with a quiz, and a comprehensive test at the end of the course allows students to demonstrate their newfound knowledge.
Students should have a basic understanding of what residential technologies are and the benefits they provide, but no prior technical knowledge is required.
Course Learning Objectives
- Define various residential electronic systems
- Explain the benefits of residential electronic systems
- Recognize the components of residential construction
- Create a safe working environment on the job
- Use project plans and documents
- Design and document a structured wiring system
- Pre-wire a structured wiring system
- Safely install and terminate a structured wiring system
- Test and troubleshoot a structured wiring system

This course is approved in the following states:
BlueVolt Reports to State Learner Reports to State Credits Approval Number
8 Credit Hours CA DIR Approved Provider
8 Wiring PDUs CO Accepted
4 Credit Hours GA Approved Provider
8 Industry Related Hours ID14414
8 Credits Check with local jurisdiction
5 Credit Hours State of MD, Prince George's, Queen Anne's Counties approved provider
8 Industry Hours MTEL18111
8 Industry Related Hours WA2016-181
4 Credit Hours WI17469
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