Accessibility and Private Residence Lift Technician

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
Apr 04, 2021
Updated
Apr 04, 2021

Time-Based Skills

4 skill sets | 21 total skills | 12800 total hours
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) - 7800 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) - 10300 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) - 12800 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
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
Industry Organizations/Associations
# | 2 hrs
National Applicable Codes and Requirements
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
Glossary of Terms
# | 2 hrs
Types of Accessibility & Residential Equipment
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
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
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
Print Terminology
# | 8 hrs
Drawing to Scale
# | 8 hrs
Introduction to Installation Drawings
# | 8 hrs
Installation
Introduction
# | 8 hrs
Planning
# | 8 hrs
Environmental Protection
# | 8 hrs
Plumb and Square
# | 8 hrs
Wiring Methods
# | 8 hrs
Vertical Platform Lifts
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
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)
Overview
# | 20 hrs
Power Supply and Wiring
# | 20 hrs
Track Installation
# | 20 hrs