Introduces fundamentals with NFPA Standards the student will learn how to use many of the powerful electrical drawing creation tools in the AutoCAD Electrical software. Activities include create schematic drawings (ladder logic and point to point), panel drawings, and PLC-I/O circuits using automated commands for symbol insertion, component tagging, wire numbering, and drawing modification. In addition, they are introduced to methods of customizing AutoCAD Electrical symbols, circuits, and databases.
Pre/Corequisite: 10-620-172 INDUSTRY WORKPLACE SAFETY and 10-660-118 ELECTRICAL FABRICATION, or Dean or Associate Dean approval. Condition: Enrollment in the Electromechanical Technology Associate Degree, Automation Systems Technology Associate Degree, Industrial Automation Technical Diploma, Automation - Control and Communication Certificate, or Dean or Associate Dean approval.