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Accessibility and Private Residence Lift Technician

Published
Time-Based Apprenticeship
Sponsoring Company:
National Association of Elevator Contractors
Industries
O*Net Code
47-4021.00
Rapids Code
2020
Req. Hours
12800
State
DC
Created
Aug 27, 2021
Updated
Aug 27, 2021

Time-Based Skills

4 skill sets | 21 total skills
Introduction, Code, and Safety - 4800 req. hrs
General knowledge of basic safety
800 hrs
Instruction on proper use of tools
800 hrs
General knowledge of National Applicable Codes and Regulations
800 hrs
Introduction to basic electricity
800 hrs
Print reading
800 hrs
Installation basics
800 hrs
Vertical Platform Lifts (VPL) - 3000 req. hrs
Overview of equipment
600 hrs
Safety procedures
600 hrs
Installation procedures
600 hrs
Wiring, power supplies and control circuits
600 hrs
Operation of equipment
600 hrs
Inclined Platform Lifts (IPL) - 2500 req. hrs
Overview of equipment
500 hrs
Safety procedures
500 hrs
Installation procedures
500 hrs
Wiring, power supplies and control circuits
500 hrs
Operation of equipment
500 hrs
Inclined Stairway Lifts (ISC) - 2500 req. hrs
Overview of equipment
500 hrs
Safety procedures
500 hrs
Installation procedures
500 hrs
Wiring, power supplies and control circuits
500 hrs
Operation of equipment
500 hrs

Technical Instruction

Vertical Transportation History - 40 req. hrs
History of Elevators
8 hrs
History of Private Residence Elevators
8 hrs
Excerpts from the ASME A17.1 Safety Standard Code
8 hrs
History Referencing Wheelchair lifts and Private Residence Elevators
8 hrs
The A18.1 Safety Standard for Platform Lifts and Stairway Chairlifts
8 hrs
Organizations Relevant to the Vertical Transportation Industry - 2 req. hrs
Industry Organizations/Associations
2 hrs
National Applicable Codes and Requirements - 80 req. hrs
Applicable Codes and Publications
10 hrs
ASME Codes and Standards
10 hrs
American National Standards Institute (ANSI)
10 hrs
National Fire Protection Association (NFPA)
10 hrs
The National Electrical Code (NEC)
10 hrs
BOCA National Building Code 1996
10 hrs
Uniform Building Code/Standard Building Code
10 hrs
Related Publications
10 hrs
Accessibility Industry Glossary of Terms - 2 req. hrs
Glossary of Terms
2 hrs
Types of Accessibility & Residential Equipment - 132 req. hrs
Introduction
12 hrs
Vertical Platform Lifts
12 hrs
Application of Vertical Platform Lifts (VPL)
12 hrs
Drive Systems for Vertical Platform Lifts
12 hrs
Application of Inclined Platform Lifts
12 hrs
Application of Stairway Chairlifts
12 hrs
Types of Stairways
12 hrs
Drive Types of Stairway Lifts
12 hrs
Operation
12 hrs
Private Residence Elevator
12 hrs
Application of Private Residence Elevators
12 hrs
General Safety - 60 req. hrs
Introduction
12 hrs
Basic Safety
12 hrs
Safety During Construction
12 hrs
Service Safety
12 hrs
Personal Safety Equipment
12 hrs
Introduction to Basic Electricity - 98 req. hrs
OHM’s Law
14 hrs
What is Current?
14 hrs
Basic Direct Current Circuits/Service vs. Parallel
14 hrs
Understanding and Calculating Parallel Circuits
14 hrs
Electric Motors
14 hrs
Electromechanical Systems
14 hrs
Basic Primer on Electrical Devices
14 hrs
Print Reading - 24 req. hrs
Print Terminology
8 hrs
Drawing to Scale
8 hrs
Introduction to Installation Drawings
8 hrs
Installation - 40 req. hrs
Introduction
8 hrs
Planning
8 hrs
Environmental Protection
8 hrs
Plumb and Square
8 hrs
Wiring Methods
8 hrs
Vertical Platform Lifts - 360 req. hrs
Overview
40 hrs
Landing Doors and Gates
40 hrs
Landing Door and Gate-Locking Devices
40 hrs
Machinery Tower/Mast
40 hrs
Platforms
40 hrs
Safeties and Governors
40 hrs
Hoistway/Runway Enclosure
40 hrs
Wiring, Power Supplies, Control Circuits and Operations
40 hrs
Other Components
40 hrs
Inclined Platform Lifts - 320 req. hrs
Overview
40 hrs
Power Supply and Wiring
40 hrs
Stairways
40 hrs
Power Transfer/Landing Calls
40 hrs
Battery Operated Models
40 hrs
Barrier Arms
40 hrs
Controls and Operation
40 hrs
Platform, Safeties, and Governors
40 hrs
Inclined Stairway Chairlifts (ISC) - 60 req. hrs
Overview
20 hrs
Power Supply and Wiring
20 hrs
Track Installation
20 hrs

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