FLPW1236 Industrial Electricity II

This course is designed for the individual working in plant maintenance, machine upgrading, automated packaging, hydraulics or pneumatics. The student will wire electrical circuits using transformers, control relays, pressure switches, timers, motor starters and contractors. The student will practice troubleshooting techniques on electrical panels. Upon completion the student will be able to test and diagnose basic industrial electrical circuits.





Course Requirements and Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Learning Outcomes

The following outcomes will be addressed in the course.
Demonstrate safe work habits.
Explain electrical standards.
Identify electrical hardware.
Determine component ratings.
Read ladder diagrams.
Connect three-way circuits.
Connect four-way circuits.
Connect simple relay circuits.
Connect time delay circuits.
Connect repeat cycle circuits.
Connect count down circuits.
Connect machine sequence circuit.
Identify protective devices.
Identify disconnect applications.
Explain transformer operation.
Explain single-phase power.
Explain three-phase power.
Explain single-phase motor operation.
Explain three-phase motor operation.
Connect transformer control circuits.
Connect manual starter circuits.
Connect single-phase manual starter.
Connect three-phase manual starter.
Connect single-phase magnetic starter.
Connect single-phase reduced voltage starter.
Analyze electrical diagram.
Determine machine sequence.
Describe numeric cross reference system.
Determine electrical values.
Measure electrical values.
Troubleshoot manual switching circuits.
Troubleshoot relay circuits.
Troubleshoot motor control circuits.
Troubleshoot time delay circuits.
Troubleshoot electro-hydraulic circuits.
Troubleshoot electro-pneumatic circuits.

Text and References

A list of textbooks required for this course is available at the bookstore.

Course Scheduling

The scheduled hours of instruction include sixteen hours for each lecture credit, thirty two hours for each lab credit and forty hours for each credit of supervised occupational experience (SOE). Lecture credit may include formal or impromptu lectures, demonstrations or discussions with the entire class or with small groups or individuals. Refer to the Credit Details section of this course outline for the credit breakdown.

Accommodations Statement

Disability Services assists students with disabilities who need accommodations to access programs, services and college activities.  If this applies to you, please contact the DS Office on your campus to initiate the accommodations process. 
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Credit Details