This course introduces electrical equipment, from transformers to generators to motors. Learn about electrical distribution systems, and the purpose and operating principle of uninterruptible power supply systems, as well as the operating principles of the various types of AC and DC motors and generators.
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Upon completion of this course, you will be able to:
- Describe electrical generation and distribution and electrical equipment
- Describe an electrical distribution system
- Describe the components and operation of uninterruptible power supplies
- Describe the operating principles of AC and DC motors and generators
- Discuss the operating principle of transformers