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Basic Electrical and Instrumentation Design Training

BMC Training provides a training course in Basic Electrical and Instrumentation Design in Electrical and Power Engineering Training

Course Title
Venue
Start Date
End Date
  • London
    26 - 9 - 2021
    30 - 9 - 2021
  • Madrid
    26 - 9 - 2021
    30 - 9 - 2021
  • Berlin
    26 - 9 - 2021
    30 - 9 - 2021
  • Istanbul
    19 - 9 - 2021
    23 - 9 - 2021
  • Dubai
    19 - 9 - 2021
    23 - 9 - 2021
  • Paris
    19 - 9 - 2021
    23 - 9 - 2021
  • Istanbul
    17 - 10 - 2021
    21 - 10 - 2021
  • Kuala Lumpur
    24 - 10 - 2021
    28 - 10 - 2021
  • Barcelona
    24 - 10 - 2021
    28 - 10 - 2021
  • Zurich
    24 - 10 - 2021
    28 - 10 - 2021
  • Dubai
    3 - 10 - 2021
    7 - 10 - 2021
  • Paris
    3 - 10 - 2021
    7 - 10 - 2021
  • London
    10 - 10 - 2021
    14 - 10 - 2021
  • Madrid
    10 - 10 - 2021
    14 - 10 - 2021
  • Berlin
    10 - 10 - 2021
    14 - 10 - 2021
  • London
    21 - 11 - 2021
    25 - 11 - 2021
  • Madrid
    21 - 11 - 2021
    25 - 11 - 2021
  • Berlin
    21 - 11 - 2021
    25 - 11 - 2021
  • Kuala Lumpur
    7 - 11 - 2021
    11 - 11 - 2021
  • Barcelona
    7 - 11 - 2021
    11 - 11 - 2021
  • Zurich
    7 - 11 - 2021
    11 - 11 - 2021
  • Istanbul
    14 - 11 - 2021
    18 - 11 - 2021
  • Dubai
    14 - 11 - 2021
    18 - 11 - 2021
  • Paris
    14 - 11 - 2021
    18 - 11 - 2021
  • Istanbul
    13 - 12 - 2021
    17 - 12 - 2021
  • Istanbul
    19 - 12 - 2021
    23 - 12 - 2021
  • Kuala Lumpur
    26 - 12 - 2021
    30 - 12 - 2021
  • Barcelona
    26 - 12 - 2021
    30 - 12 - 2021
  • Zurich
    26 - 12 - 2021
    30 - 12 - 2021
  • Dubai
    12 - 12 - 2021
    16 - 12 - 2021
  • Paris
    12 - 12 - 2021
    16 - 12 - 2021
  • London
    5 - 12 - 2021
    9 - 12 - 2021
  • Madrid
    5 - 12 - 2021
    9 - 12 - 2021
  • Berlin
    5 - 12 - 2021
    9 - 12 - 2021
  • London
    13 - 12 - 2021
    17 - 12 - 2021
  • Madrid
    13 - 12 - 2021
    17 - 12 - 2021
  • Berlin
    13 - 12 - 2021
    17 - 12 - 2021
  • Dubai
    13 - 12 - 2021
    17 - 12 - 2021
  • Paris
    13 - 12 - 2021
    17 - 12 - 2021

Course Description

This five days course covers the electrical principles and components used in Electrical systems and industrial instrumentation, emphasizing safety. You'll cover schematic symbols and the use of basic test equipment

This course will cover:

  • Direct and Alternating Current Circuits: DC Potential Sources | Conductors | Resistances | Switches | Energy Transfer (Current) | Values and Currents | Peak and Amplitude | Peak-to-Peak Amplitude | Frequency | Conversion Units | Phase
  • Overcurrent Devices: Fuses | Circuit Breakers | Overloads
  • Inductance and Capacitance: Electromagnetism | Transition Effects | Inductive Reactance | Inductive Kick | Relays | Solenoids | Contractors | Values and Units | Capacitive Reactance | Capacitors (Type Values)
  • Applied Circuits: Impedance | Resonance | Power Factor
  • Measuring Equipment: Voltmeter | Ammeter | Ohmmeter | Wattmeter
  • Safety: Measurement | Work Environment
  • Bridges: Description | Operation | Use
  • Schematic Analysis: Symbols | Circuit Identification | References
  • Poly-phase Sources: 3 Phase | Y | Delta | Blind Delta Connection

Course Objectives

At the end of this course the participant will be able to:

  • Evaluate the direct current (DC) relationships between voltage, current, and resistance
  • Determine alternating current (AC) characteristics including amplitude, frequency, and phase
  • Identify the properties of an inductor and of a capacitor
  • Using basic test equipment to evaluate and to determine basic electrical characteristics
  • Apply safety considerations when measuring electrical values or working around electrical equipment
  • Compare bridge operation in balanced and unbalanced condition
  • Identify schematic symbols used for electrical devices
  • Understand poly-phase voltages and currents found in the industrial environment
  • Understand how to install, testing, commissioning and maintain of electrical equipment.

Course Outline

Electrical Properties

  • Basic Electricity
  • The Atom
  • Electrons of Different Materials
  • Electrical Terms
  • Electrical Potential Moves Electrons
  • Why Electrons Move
  • Voltage Defined
  • Current Defined
  • Resistance Defined
  • Electrical Circuit

Sources of Electricity

  • Magnetism
  • Magnetic Field
  • Introduction to Generating a Voltage
  • Generating DC Electricity
  • Controlling Voltage Generated
  • Generating DC vs. AC power
  • The Sine Wave
  • Frequency
  • Peak – Peak to Peak -- RMS Voltages
  • Multi Phase Power Generation
  • Three Phase Power Voltage Advantage
  • Why it is Hard to Push Electrons?
  • Power Distribution

Law’s of Electricity

  • Ohm’s Law
  • Variations of Ohm’s Law
  • Ohm’s Law
  • Simple Ohm’s Law Operations
  • Sample Problems
  • Kirchoff’s Law for Voltage
  • Kirchoff’s Law for Current
  • Watt’s Law
  • Computing Watts
  • Electro Magnetic Fields
  • Electrical Work Terms
  • Large and Small Numbers

Electrical Measurements

  • Safety, Safety, Safety!
  • Caution Note
  • Measuring Voltage Precautions
  • Current Measuring Precautions
  • Resistance Measuring Precautions
  • A Complete Path
  • Measurement - Voltage
  • Measurement - Current
  • Measurement - Resistance

Series & Parallel Resistances

  • Series or Parallel???
  • Series Resistances
  • Series Circuit
  • Parallel Resistances
  • Computing Parallel Resistance
  • Combination Circuit (DC Bridge)
  • Typical Bridge Circuit Depiction

Electrical Schematic Symbols

  • Resistors Pictorial
  • Resistor Schematic Symbols
  • Signal Schematic Depiction
  • Switches
  • Push Button Switch Symbology of Connection
  • Overload Symbology
  • Limit & Other Switches
  • An Electrical Circuit

Capacitance

  • Electrostatic Field
  • Factors Affecting Capacitance
  • Dielectric Materials
  • Capacitors in Parallel
  • Capacitors in Series
  • RC Time Constant
  • Discharge Path
  • Optional RC Assignment
  • Capacitors & AC
  • Capacitors & Switched DC
  • Capacitive Reactance

Chapter 8: Inductance

  • Magnetic Field
  • Ferrous Core
  • Solenoids
  • LR Time Constant
  • Inductive Kick Inductors & Switched DC
  • Inductive Reactance

Impedance and Resonance

  • Impedance Defined
  • Impedance Determined by Vector
  • Resonance - Defined
  • Series Resonant Circuit
  • Parallel Resonant Circuit
  • Resonance Formula

Transformers

  • Increasing Voltage for Distribution
  • Step-Down vs. Step-Up
  • Turns Ratio
  • Power Distribution Power In/Power out
  • Transformer Load Currents
  • Transformer Efficiency
  • Transformer Applications
  • User End of Distribution
  • Electrical Distribution with Transformers Transformer Isolation

Electromechanical Devices

  • The Relay
  • A Solenoid
  • AC and DC Solenoids
  • Contactors
  • Uses of Contactors (Sealing Circuits)

Industrial Power

  • Definition of “Ground”
  • Solidly Grounded System
  • Grounding Elements
  • Single Rod
  • Grid
  • Radials
  • Ground Maintenance
  • Three-Phase Power
  • WYE Transformers (Star)
  • Delta Transformers
  • Common Industrial
  • Voltages Voltage Applications
  • Typical Industrial Distribution System

Overcurrent Protection

  • Overcurrent Contributors
  • GF Protection Devices
  • Fuses
  • Plug Type Fuses
  • Cartridge Fuses
  • Cartridge Fuse Lengths
  • Fuses - Rejection Feature
  • Circuit Breakers

Industrial Wiring

  • Equipment Grounding
  • Power Wiring
  • Signal Wiring
  • Conductor Identification
  • Wiring Insulation Color Codes
  • Conductor Selection
  • Documentation

Industrial Electrical Safety

  • Hazardous Locations

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