323-What every Engineer should know about Power Engineering fundamentals
Course Objectives: This continuing education course is written specifically for professional engineers with the objective of relating to and enhancing the practice of engineering.
Want to know more about Transformers, and not the kind in the movies?
Electrical power is utilized for just about everything in the
world. Without electricity, we could not function as a technical
society. Electrical equipment can be seen everywhere, be it your
house, office, stores or along the roads. What happens when you
lose power at your house? Do you every wonder how things are
powered up? Ever wonder what the big green humming box is near
your offices front door? Do you want to know what a panelboard,
circuit breaker, conductor or conduit is? This course will provide some
fundamentals of electrical power engineering.
At the conclusion of this course, the student will:
• Understand about
the major equipment for electrical power equipment.
• Learn more about residential electrical equipment.
• Learn about conduits and conductors and other
electrical equipment seen around construction sites and residential
• Learn power equipment names seen in the consulting
• Learn what major power equipment looks like
• Learn about electrical construction tips