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Why choose Electrical at PPSC?

The Electrical Technology Pathway teaches Electrical Safety, Electrical Theory, National Electrical Code, Hand Bending, Electrical Construction Drawings, Residential Electrical Services, Conductor Installations, Control Systems & Fundamental Concepts, and Grounding & Bonding skills, all of which prepare students for National Center for Construction Education and Research (NCCER) certification and for eventual employment in the construction trades.

At PPSC we are taking an innovative approach to learning with a self-paced learning model. For more information please contact our Faculty Advisor.

AAS Degree - Building and Construction Technology with an Electrical Emphasis

The Associate of Applied Science degree in Building and Construction Technology with an emphasis in electrical provides students with technical knowledge and skills.

Your personalized schedule will be best determined by meeting with a Faculty Advisor.

The Building and Construction Technology program is self-paced with the exception of the general education, AEC and CAD courses. 

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Course & Credit Hours

  • CIS 118 - Introduction to PC Applications (3) or CSC 105 - Computer Literacy (3)
  • COM 115 - Public Speaking (3) or COM 225 Organizational Communication (3)
  • ENG 121 - English Composition I (3) or ENG 131 Technical Writing (3)
  • MAT 107 - Career Math (3) or higher
  • Choose Three Credit Hours
  • PSY 100 - Psychology of Workplace Relationships (3)
  • PSY 101 - General Psychology I (3)
  • SPA 101 - Conversational Spanish I (3)

Total Credit Hours: 15–16

Course & Credit Hours

  • AEC 107 - Print Reading Residential/Commercial (3)
  • AEC 233 - Construction Safety & Loss Prevention (2)
  • CAD 120 - Building Materials and Environmental Impact (3)
  • CON 142 - International Residential Code (IRC) (4)
  • CON 157 - National Center for Construction Education & Research Core (5)
  • CON 162 - National Center for Construction Education & Research Electrical I (6)
  • CON 163 - National Center for Construction Education & Research Electrical II (6)
  • CON 164 - National Center for Construction Education & Research Electrical III (6)
  • CON 165 - National Center for Construction Education & Research Electrical IV (6)
  • CON 280 - Internship (0-12) or CON 289 - Capstone: Construction (1-6) 
  • EIC 130 - National Electrical Code I (4)
  • EIC 135 - National Electrical Code II (4)
  • EIC 217 - Electrical Estimating/Costing (4)
  • OSH 127 - 10HR Construction Industry Standards (1)

Total Credit Hours for Electrical Degree: 70

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Certificate Options

Course and Credit Hours

  • CON 157 - Introductory Craft Skills (5)
  • CON 162 - Electrical I (6)
  • CON 163 - Electrical II (6)
  • EIC 130 - National Electrical Code I (4)

Total Credit Hours: 21

Courses and Credit Hours

  • AEC 233 - Construction Safety & Loss Prevention (2)
  • CON 164 - Electrical III (6)
  • CON 165 - Electrical IV (6)
  • EIC 135 - National Electrical Code II (4)
  • EIC 217 - Electrical Estimating/Costing (3)

Total Credit Hours: 21

Contact Us

Faculty Contacts

Dave Frankmore
Dave.Frankmore@pikespeak.edu 
(719) 502-3260

Fernando Ponce 
Fernando.Ponce@pikespeak.edu 
719-502-3214

Advising Team

CHTSAdvising@pikespeak.edu
719-502-3232