# CTE Resource Center - Verso - Building Management II Task 1386772452

CTE Resource Center - Verso

Virginia’s CTE Resource Center

Replace the starter switch in fluorescent lights.

Definition

Replacement should include
  • turning off power to the light
  • placing the stepladder, removing the shield
  • removing the defective starter switch
  • installing the new starter switch
  • replacing the shield
  • turning the light on and checking performance.

Process/Skill Questions

  • What are the relevant safety precautions/procedures for replacing the starter switch in fluorescent lights?
  • What are some factors which may account for a starter switch not functioning properly?
  • What tools are used for replacing a starter switch?