Part of Course: Computer Technology & Repair Model
Unit Overview / Details
This unit covers safety in the classroom and how to safely use computer hardware to protect the student and the hardware,
- 6 Hours
Content / Concepts
- Introduction, registration, orientation
- General safety practices
- Electrical safety
- ESD practices and hardware handling
Lessons in this Unit
This lesson will cover the rules for working in a computer lab classroom, ergonomics, and internet safety. Students will create safety poster on various topics which will eventually be displayed in the room. This lesson would be done the first week of class, before students begin working on computer equipment.
- Class Time
- 2 - 3 Days
This lesson prepares students to work on computer hardware inside the classroom lab. The lesson stresses the importance of putting safety first.
- 2 Days
Describe what (ESD) is and why it is important to a computer technician.
Describe the damage that can be caused by ESD to electrical and computer components.
Describe ways of preventing or eliminating ESD.
Describe and/or demonstrate effective ESD Workstation Components.
- 120 Minutes