In collaboration with the Westerly Education Center and Electric Boat, CCRI enrolls students in maritime electrical courses that prepares students to work at Electric Boat. This course will prepare participants with the electrical skills and knowledge for industry employment requiring the application of basic electrical knowledge in maritime manufacturing environments. The course covers basic electrical theory, block diagrams-schematics, wiring diagrams, electrical circuits (series and parallel), power supplies, test equipment and measurements, introductory shop math and formulas – including Ohms and Kirchhoff's Laws, Blueprint reading, and an introduction to basic wire and cable installations and the required safety precautions.
Participants will also learn and apply the companion skills of critical thinking, teamwork, communication, leadership as well as readiness to work with an emphasis on completing work that is procedurally compliant, on time, and within budget.
In order to participate in this program you must apply to Electric Boat and be hired as a Outside Electrician. This is a post employment training program for Electric Boats Quonset Point facility and is funded through Real Jobs Rhode Island, please apply here.
In order to participate in our Eastern Connecticut Workforce Investment Board (EWIB) program you may apply here and find more information here. This program is a pre-employment program and funded through EWIB.
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