The Construction Electrician Red Seal Examination Preparation course is designed based on the competencies listed in the trade’s Red Seal Occupational Standard (RSOS). This course focuses on engaging in thorough review, interpretation, and discussion of the RSOS and helping students develop the essential knowledge and skills to successfully challenge the Red Seal Examination of the trade.
Students will have eight weeks to complete this course. This will involve two hours of live instruction each week. Outside of these live instructional periods, students will be expected to take part in various independent and/or group activities.
To receive a certificate of completion, students will be expected to demonstrate good attendance, participation
in sessions, and strong performance on practice quizzes.
● Part‐time In Class
● Part‐time Online
Upon completion of this course, students will be able to:
1. Explain the appropriate procedures pertaining to safety and organization on a work site
2. Describe the installation, servicing, and maintenance of various equipment/devices/systems/components
3. Discuss wiring in the context of construction
4. Identify motors and control systems and describe their role in construction activities
5. Describe methods of signalling and communication used throughout the construction process
Live Online Students
Ashton College uses web conferencing tools for conducting online classes and online learning management systems for managing resources, assignments, and grades. These tools help instructors and students connect live online as well as asynchronously. The basic requirements for online learning include a computer, webcam, speakers, and a microphone or a headset and headphones, along with a reliable internet connection. Though online learning can be pursued using smartphones and tablets, the use of laptops or desktop computers is encouraged for an enhanced learning experience.
Common Occupational Skills
Installs, Services, and Maintains Generating, Distribution and Service Systems session 1
Installs, Services, and Maintains Generating, Distribution and Service Systems session 2
Installs, Services, and Maintains Wiring Systems session 1
Installs, Services, and Maintains Wiring Systems session 2
Installs, Services, and Maintains Motors and Control Systems session 1
Installs, Services, and Maintains Motors and Control Systems session 2
Installs, Services, and Maintains Signalling and Communication Systems