Electrical Machines Lab

Course Description

Theoretical and practical aspects of the operation and maintenance of electrical machinery, including: electric circuits and wiring, AC and DC motors and generators, transformers, motor controls, and troubleshooting.

Entrance Requirements

Concurrent attendance or successful completion of EN-3111.

Learning Objectives

Demonstrate proficiency in the following skills:

Other Objectives


  1. Residential Wiring
  2. Lock-out / Tag-out Procedures
  3. Use of Voltmeter, Ammeter, Wiggy, DMM
  4. Alternating Current Principles
  5. Three Phase Transformers
  6. Three Phase Induction Motors
  7. DC Generators
  8. Synchronous Generators
  9. Generator Paralleling
  10. Basic Principles of Motor Control
  11. Basic Control Circuits
  12. Jogging Control Circuits
  13. Reduced Voltage Starters

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