# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Building Management II Task 1386772447

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Replace a defective electrical wall receptacle.


Replacement should include
  • using lock-out and tag-out procedures
  • verifying the power is off, using a tester
  • replacing the receptacle
  • reenergizing and testing the receptacle.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are the relevant safety precautions/procedures for replacing a defective electrical wall outlet?
  • What factors might contribute to the need to replace a wall outlet?
  • What tools and materials are required for replacing a wall outlet?