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GET WIRED! 403 Foremanship Skills

Recommended Prerequisite for Electrician Trainees: GET WIRED! 100 & 200 Series, 301 & 302 Strongly Advised

Foremanship Skills (GET WIRED! 403) focuses on foremanship skills including job estimating, job project management, and jobsite communications. Students get the opportunity to tackle electrical installation projects from a ground-up planning perspective, and learn and practice leadership skills as they do so. This course is for foremen who want to improve their skills and for those who want to develop the skills they need to be promoted to foreman.
Goals of the course include:
  • Develop skills in working with managers, customers, and journeymen to improve communication, reduce conflict, and increase productivity.
  • Learn to plan projects and develop construction/installation timelines
  • Learn how to estimate materials and work hours for construction/installation jobs.

  • Total class hours available: 32
  • Standard Tuition Fee: $339
  • Late Tuition Fee: $389

PLEASE REVIEW THE REQUIRED COURSE MATERIALS LIST for GET WIRED! Courses to ensure you have the correct textbooks/course materials.

Please Note: The CD-Rom software that comes with the National Electrical Estimator textbook is not compatible with Mac computers. The software runs on PCs using Windows XP, Vista 7 or 8 operating systems only. Windows 10 has not been tested.

Minimum Points and Hours: To earn credit hours for this course, students are required to attend a minimum number of course hours and earn a minimum number of points. Zero (0) credit hours will be awarded if the minimum attendance and/or minimum points are not met. See the points and hours matrix for specific requirements for this course.

Webcast System Requirements: For the WECA eCampus website and the Adobe Connect virtual classroom to run properly on your computer, please make sure to review the Webcast System Requirements BEFORE class starts. A valid email address is required at the time of sign-up.

From Date Through Date  Location   Schedule   Print Sign-up Form  Sign-up Online
07/13/2020 08/17/2020 Live Webcast Class Schedule Sign-up Form Sign-up Online**
10/27/2020 12/03/2020 Live Webcast Class Schedule Sign-up Form Sign-up Online**
** You must be paying by credit card to sign-up online.

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