Electrical Technician

An introduction to basic direct current (DC) theory including electron theory and direct current applications.

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An introductory study of the National Electric Code (NEC) for those employed in fields requiring knowledge of the Code. Emphasis on wiring design, protection, methods, and materials; equipment for general use; and basic calculations.

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Operating principles of solid-state and conventional controls along with their practical applications. Includes braking, jogging, plugging, safety interlocks, wiring, and schematic diagram interpretations.

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Operation of single- and three-phase motors and transformers. Includes transformer banking, power factor correction, and protective devices.

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Fundamental concepts of programmable logic controllers, principles of operation, and numbering systems as applied to electrical controls.

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Last updated: 02/19/2019