Basics of Electrical Technology
Learn about electrical engineering with this introductory course on electrical technology and safety procedures.
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Electrical technology is everywhere. If you can gain skills in electrical engineering, you will be preparing yourself for a secure and well-paid career. This course is designed to start you on your path to becoming an electrical engineer. It starts by introducing you to important safety methods for working with electrical appliances. You will then learn about the different sources and elements of electricity, including voltage, current, A.C., and D.C.
The course then guides you through essential electrical technology such as resistors, inductors, capacitors, and parallel circuits. Finally, you will learn about important electrical system concepts, including phase system power, energy, and power factors. By the end of this course you will have made a really strong step towards a career in electrical engineering.
This is just the beginning, but with the skills you are starting to learn here you will have a strong résumé in front of you. No matter where you want to go in the world, there will be companies and customers that will value your abilities in this field. So why wait? Give your learning journey a real boost today.
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Module 1: Safety Methods
Lifting and Shifting of Equipment
Fighting Electrical Fires
Artificial Respiration Methods
Step Voltage Due to Lightning
Module 2: Electricity Sources
Module 3: Resistors
Module 4: Inductors
Module 5: Capacitors
Types of Capacitors
Series- Parallel Combination of Capacitors
Charging and Discharging of Capacitors
Module 6: Basic Laws of Electricity
Module 7: Single Phase AC Series Circuits
Module 8: Single Phase AC Parallel Circuits
Module 9: 3 - Phase System Power, Energy and Power Factor
Basics of Electrical Technology - First Assessment
Basics of Electrical Technology - Second Assessment
Basics of Electrical Technology - Final Assessment
Having completed this ALISON online course you will be able to: - Understand how to be safe around electrical technology; - The basics of electrical technology.
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