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Electrical Engineering for Non-Electrical Engineers

After participating in this course you will be able to:

  • Understand and apply electrical code requirements
  • Design electrical systems in compliance with the code
  • Broaden your knowledge of electrical equipment, wire and cable applications
  • Relate electrical code to grounding and bonding requirements
  • Determine the code requirements for motor applications, substations, and high voltage lines

Description
This course focuses on basic electrical design concepts that will meet the demands of industrial and commercial design, construction, and maintenance. In addition to familiarizing participants with basic electrical circuits and circuit parameters, the course provides a general understanding of the methods used to design low voltage power distribution systems (600 volts or less).

The course will emphasize the Canadian Electrical Code while introducing the basics of electrical generation, transmission and distribution, design philosophy and procedures, construction materials, services, grounding, and power quality.

Course Outline

  • Electric power & circuit fundamentals
  • Power quality
  • Major electrical equipment
  • Electrical power generation
  • Load characteristics & conductor sizing
  • Fault calculation & protection system
  • Standards & codes
  • Design procedures
  • Motor branch circuit design
  • Feeder circuit design

Who Should Attend
Non-Electrical Engineers • Project Engineers • Operations & Maintenance Engineers • Managers • Construction personnel • Plant & Facility Engineers • Inspectors & Municipal personnel • Electrical Contractors

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Course Rating
4.3 out of 5

Overall rating of this course by its previous attendees!

SCHEDULED OFFERINGS

This course is currently scheduled at the following locations. Click the city name to learn even more details about this course.

Online,
on 7/11/2019

Winnipeg, MB
on 9/10/2019

Ottawa, ON
on 12/10/2019

Calgary, AB
on 2/24/2020

Mississauga, ON
on 2/25/2020

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COURSE CREDIT

Almost all of EPIC's seminars and webinars offer :

  • Continuing Education Units (CEUs) and
  • Professional Development Hours (PDHs)

These course credits will help attendees earn training requirements for their associations or provincial governing bodies.

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