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National College Credit Recommendation Service

Board of Regents  |  University of the State of New York

Consolidated Edison Company of New York, Inc. | Evaluated Learning Experience

Investigative Techniques II (CSM-2040)

Formerly Investigative Techniques II (CS204-0)
Location: 
Hellgate Training Center, 910 East 134th Street, Bronx, NY (through December 1992); The Learning Center, 43-82 Vernon Boulevard, Long Island City, NY (beginning January 1993).
Length: 

Version 1 and 2:  64 hours (2 weeks); includes 32 hours of supervised laboratory experience. Version 3: 56 hours (2 weeks); includes 32 hours of supervised laboratory experience.

Dates: 
Version 1: March 1987 - April 1994. Version 2: May 1994 - July 2000. Version 3: August 2000 - Present.
Instructional delivery format: 
Traditional classroom model
Learner Outcomes: 

Version 1 and 2: Upon successful completion of the course, students will be able to troubleshoot and repair protective relay systems, fire protection systems, and both magnetic and manual controllers. Version 3: Students will be able to troubleshoot and repair protective relay systems, and both magnetic and manual controllers.

Instruction: 

Version 1: Lecture/demonstration and laboratory exercises cover the following topics: review of safety procedures; basic control protective circuits; schematic diagrams; maintenance and troubleshooting techniques; ladder diagrams, AND, OR, NOT, NOR and NAND circuits; simple logic circuits; latching and sequencing; timers; operation and repair of throwover switches and fire protection systems; operation and repair of manual and magnetic controllers; wiring projects; basic motor connections and motor controllers. Version 2 and 3: Lecture/demonstration and laboratory exercises cover the following topics: review of safety procedures; basic control protective circuits; schematic diagrams; maintenance and troubleshooting techniques; ladder diagrams, AND, OR, NOT, NOR and NAND circuits; simple logic circuits; latching and sequencing; timers; operation and repair of throwover switches; operation and repair of manual and magnetic controllers; wiring projects; basic motor connections and motor controllers; and transformers.

Credit recommendation: 

Version 1, 2, and 3: In the lower division baccalaureate/associate degree category, 2 semester hours in Electrical Power Technology or Industrial Technology (4/91) (5/96 revalidation) (8/01 revalidation) (8/06 revalidation) (10/14 revalidation) (9/19 revalidation).

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