Electrical Systems

Competencies

  • Electrical power and control systems safety
  • Interpret electrical control and power schematics
  • Adjust limit switches and electronic sensors
  • Measure voltage, current and resistance in an electrical circuit
  • Select, install and test fuses and circuit breakers
  • Install and test DC electric motors
  • Install and test AC electric motors
  • Install and test electrical relay control components and circuits
  • Install and test electro-fluid power components and circuits
  • Test and repair machine electrical ground
  • Troubleshoot an electrical motor relay control circuit
  • Troubleshoot a solenoid-operated fluid power relay control circuit
  • Replace electrical control wiring using terminal attachment
  • Replace electrical control wiring using solder attachment
  • Transformers

Industry Standard

Industrial Technology Maintenance Level I

Performance

  • Assessment Type: CAR
  • MET-TEC Inspection: N/A
  • Performance Affidavit: Submitted online via evaluator

Theory

  • 75 questions
  • 90-minute time limit
  • Proctor required
  • Paper version available
  • Retake policy

Cost

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Study Material

  • From NIMS: None at this time
  • Endorsed Third-Party Materials: Goodheart-Willcox (textbook), Amatrol (e-learning)