5 day course that requires you to have completed Understanding of Basic Electrical Principles (MOD-01 and IND-04)

  • 05 September
    5 days, 09:30 AM - 04:30 PM
    • £625.00 excl. VAT
  • 31 October
    5 days, 09:30 AM - 04:30 PM
    • £625.00 excl. VAT
  • 28 November
    5 days, 09:30 AM - 04:30 PM
    • £625.00 excl. VAT
  • 12 December
    5 days, 09:30 AM - 04:30 PM
    • £625.00 excl. VAT

Description

Day 1

  • Solenoids and actuators, principles of operation and maintenance
  • State precautions that may be necessary when removing cores from energised AC solenoids
  • Transformers, sizing, applications and uses
  • Heaters, applications, uses and safety precautions to be observed
  • Temperature controllers, various types, principles of operation and uses
  • Thermal sensors, various types, principles of operation and uses.

Day 2

  • Proximity devices, limit switches and proximity switches, various types, principles of operation and uses
  • Practical workshop, gaining an understanding of typical connections of various proximity devices and the range
  • of available supplies catered for, voltage levels and current type
  • Development of a typical simple control system using push buttons, proximity devices, relays and indicator
  • lamps.

Day 3

  • Protection against overcurrent
  • Protective devices, various types, suitability and uses
  • Earthing, including principles of protection against indirect shock
  • Undervoltage protection.

Day 4

  • Cable and core termination techniques, including crimping and soldering
  • Practical workshop terminating YY, SY, SWA and MICC cable
  • Testing, basic principles of circuit protective conductor testing and insulation resistance testing, instruments
  • used and expected values
  • Practical workshop testing cables terminated previously and testing cables with faults on test rig.

Day 5

  • Fault finding, safety precautions and principles
  • Practical workshop on fault rigs
  • Root cause analysis
  • PPM and maximising uptime

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