All candidates must have completed the Technology 1, Electrical 1 and Technology 2 Courses. (Technology 1 + Electrical 1 + Technology 2 = Electrical 2)
This course is an electrical course specifically developed for persons in the air conditioning and/or refrigeration industry. This course compliments the Technology 1, 2 and 3 (Diploma) courses as applicable to large plants. This course moves onto three phase systems. On successful completion of this course, the student will have the necessary electrical knowledge and practical skills to perform most of the electrical duties as may be required from a person working in the air conditioning and refrigeration fields. (Electrical fault finding and installations). Full workshop training component.
Upon successful completion of this course, the student will have the understanding and the practical skills (competencies) needed on the worksite. Focusing on three phase systems, cables, volt drop, compressor/ motor starters, including star delta and part wind systems, three-phase diagrams, maintain panels and controls.
Example of Skills:
Fault finding and repair air conditioning motors, circuitry and controls. Setting control devices, inspection and maintenance of electrical control panels and circuits.