Basic Electrical Principles

This interactive training unit is designed to familiarize trainees with the basic principles of electricity and the basic operation of electric motors. After completing this unit, trainees 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 DC motor, a single-phase AC motor, and a three-phase AC motor.



Duration: 2 hours