MWSC Electrical Theory I

Course Description:

This course is designed for entry-level electricians & mechanics and is intended to lead the student through a step-by-step process from basic electricity principles and theories to a finished product.             

The students will gain an understanding of electrical theory, components, control technology, maintenance electrician requirements and principles of troubleshooting techniques in the electrical world       

Course Objectives:

  • Basic electricity fundamentals
  • Current, voltage, and resistance
  • Ohmís Law & power equations
  • DC & AC circuits
  • Series & parallel circuits
  • Voltage measurements
  • Motor theory and connections/wiring methods
  • Three-phase connections and theory
  • Relay logic and schematic reading
  • Transformers

*Students can use course credit hours towards Apprentice Program Requirements*

2018/2019 Session Details: 

32 hours, 1 week consecutive days
7am - 4pm

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Cancellation Policy: All cancellations must be received at least 10 business working days prior to class start date. Substitutions will be accepted at anytime. No shows and cancellations less than 10 business days prior to class start will be charged the advertised price for the class.

Date: 9/17 - 9/21/18
Sessions: day time
Times: 7:00 am to 4:00 pm
Location: MA Training Center, 320 Busser Rd
Cost (member): $395
Cost (non-member): $593

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