COURSE:  WENG 470 Introduction to Electrical Systems

OBJECTIVE:  The objective of this course is for each student to understand electrical systems as they apply to Air Force and other DoD installations.

DESCRIPTION:  This course provides an introduction to electrical system design, maintenance, efficiency and security. The student receives instruction in policy/guidance, electrical safety, power fundamentals, distribution systems, energy security, airfield systems, backup power systems, infrastructure management, lightning protection systems, industrial control systems, energy management, lighting, and facilities. The course curriculum includes basic calculations and concepts related to electrical circuits and principles.

PRIMARY AUDIENCE:  Project Managers, Engineers, Supervisors, Energy Managers, and Technicians (3E0X1, 3E0X2)

SECONDARY AUDIENCE:  Planners, Program Managers, QAE's, Technicians (3E1X1, 3E5X1), Utility Asset Managers, and Contractors

GRADE:   Officers: O1-O6; Enlisted: E4-E9; Civilians: GS-5-GS-14

PREREQUISITES:  Enlisted must have 5-skill level to take this course.

SPECIAL REQUIREMENTS:  Bring a scientific calculator to class.

DELIVERY METHOD:  1 week hybrid (Satellite/Web-based) and 4 weeks web-based offerings are available.

COURSE CREDIT:  3.0 CEUs in compliance with IACET standards

COURSE LENGTH:  1 week for hybrid; 4 weeks for only web-based

QUESTIONS? Send us an e-mail by clicking the Contact Us button.

HOW TO APPLY:  Select a date from the list below by clicking the button. (Note: Some courses are offered only once annually). Then click the Apply button.

29-Feb-2016 to 25-Mar-2016 / Web Enabled (Registration closes 15-Feb-2016)



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