Plant Science: Basic Electrical Principles

4.1 10 Reviews SKU: AOPE00CENDuration: 120 Minutes

This course is designed to familiarize participants with the basic principles of electricity and the basic operation of electric motors. After completing this course, participants should be able to explain what electricity is and how it can be produced by chemical action, heat, light, and magnetic effects. They should also be able to describe the basic operation of a direct current (DC) motor, a single-phase alternating current (AC) motor, and a three-phase AC motor.

Course Details

Specs

Training Time: 120 minutes

Compatibility: Desktop Only

Based on: Industry Standards and Best Practices

Languages: English

Learning Objectives

  • Define the following terms: "electrical potential," "current," and "voltage."
  • Describe three sources of electrical potential: chemical action, heat, and light.
  • List the three elements necessary to create an electrical potential using magnetic effects.
  • Recognize and describe a sine wave.
  • Explain the basic differences between single-phase power and three-phase power.
  • Describe basic motor action.
  • Describe the principle of operation of a DC motor.
  • Describe the principle of operation of an AC motor.

Customer Reviews

6/14/2019

awesome

“awesome”

MICHAEL P. Verified Customer

5/17/2019

Really Detailed Course

“Really detailed course.”

Angel S. Verified Customer

5/10/2019

N/A

“N/A”

Logan D. Verified Customer

5/2/2019

Course was informative

“Course was informative.”

Christopher H. Verified Customer

4/19/2019

Good course

“Good course.”

Chip H. Verified Customer

2/24/2019

Average

This customer provided only a star rating and no written review.

Fergus J. Verified Customer

12/12/2018

Very good information and delivery. Course needs to be updated.

“Very good information and delivery. Course needs to be updated.”

Eric F. Verified Customer

11/5/2018

very long and hard to retain information given

“very long and hard to retain information given”

Noah P. Verified Customer

10/5/2018

perfect

“Perfect.”

Gabriel V. Verified Customer

10/1/2018

Very well done. Narrator has a great voice and read his lines well.

“Very well done. Narrator has a great voice and read his lines well.”

Anthony H. Verified Customer

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