Module 1 – Basic Electrical Theory
This module describes basic electrical concepts and introduces electrical terminology.
Module 2 – Basic DC Theory
This module describes the basic concepts of direct current (DC) electrical circuits and discusses the associated terminology.
Module 3 – DC Circuits
This module introduces the rules associated with the reactive components of inductance and capacitance and how they affect DC circuits.
Module 4 – Batteries
This module introduces batteries and describes the types of cells used, circuit arrangements, and associated hazards.
Module 5 – DC Generators
This module describes the types of DC generators and their application in terms of voltage production and load characteristics.
Module 6 – DC Motors
This module describes the types of DC motors and includes discussions of speed control, applications, and load characteristics.
Module 7 – Basic AC Theory
This module describes the basic concepts of alternating current (AC) electrical circuits and discusses the associated terminology.
Module 8 – AC Reactive Components
This module describes inductance and capacitance and their effects on AC circuits.
Module 9 – AC Power
This module presents power calculations for single-phase and three-phase AC circuits and includes the power triangle concept.
Module 10 – AC Generators
This module describes the operating characteristics of AC generators and includes terminology, methods of voltage production, and methods of paralleling AC generation sources.
Module 11 – Voltage Regulators
This module describes the basic operation and application of voltage regulators.
Module 12 – AC Motors
This module explains the theory of operation of AC motors and discusses the various types of AC motors and their application.
Module 13 – Transformers
This module introduces transformer theory and includes the types of transformers, voltage/current relationships, and application.
Module 14 – Test Instruments and Measuring Devices
This module describes electrical measuring and test equipment and includes the parameters measured and the principles of operation of common instruments.
Module 15 – Electrical Distribution Systems
This module describes basic electrical distribution systems and includes characteristics of system design to ensure personnel and equipment safety.