Residential Wiring with Res Desk

Questech

SKU: CZ086

Regular price $5,025.00

This desk-style workstation consists of a built-in locking tool drawer and a removable wiring activity/work panel, built-in lock/key, covered storage container, and power strip. Students learn about basic electricity; how electricity is generated and transferred to homes; and how it travels around the home to be used. They have a hands-on work experience as a residential electrician, routing wire and hooking up electrical fixtures.

Curriculum

Curriculum is provided in a three-ring binder, with pages contained in page protectors. Easy to follow step by step activities are highlighted using full color photographs. Once introduced to career related information (job description, education and training requirements, job prospects, and income ranges) the student begins a "hands on" work experience, using professional tools of the trade to complete projects or tasks.  Pre and post tests, worksheets, answer sheets, and instructor's guide.

Materials Include:

  • Safety Glasses  
  • #2 Phillips Screwdriver  
  • 3/16 Screwdriver  
  • 1/8 Screwdriver  
  • 16' Tape Measure  
  • Wire Stripper  6"
  • Needle Nose Pliers  
  • 6" Linesman Pliers  
  • 12 Volt Test Light  
  • Cable Ripper  
  • Aprons  
  • 12 Volt Power Supply  
  • 3 Prong Pig Tail Plug  
  • 2 Button Doorbell Kit  
  • Power Supply Enclosure  
  • Octagon Boxes  
  • Electrical Boxes  
  • 15 Amp Breakers  
  • Bulb Socket w/ Plug End  
  • Wire Nuts  
  • Ground Screws  
  • Single Pole Switches  
  • Outlets  
  • Switch Cover Plates  
  • Outlet Covers  
  • Plastic Light Fixtures  
  • Octagon Box Covers  
  • Doorbell Wire  
  • Romex 14-2  
  • 12 Volt Light Bulbs

Hands-On Activities Include:

  • Identifying types of wires
  • Identifying types of electrical boxes
  • Running wire from service panel to electrical components
  • Connecting wires to complete circuit
  • Wiring a 3-way circuit
  • Wiring a doorbell circuit