Course Details

Name: DC Power 

Number: 095760 

Prerequisites: None  

Audience: Telecommunications personnel who are responsible for the routine maintenance of power plant equipment 

Objectives: Upon successful completion students will be able to:
  • describe the operation of various types of equipment associated with the power plant
  • perform all routines associated with the power plant
  • identify and clear troubles on DC power equipment following standard safety procedures

Content: Topics include:
  • power safety and administration
  • basic power plants
  • AC distribution
  • batteries
  • rectifiers
  • low amperage power plants S1/S3 and Reliance 909A
  • medium and large power plants sab-nife 909B
  • secondary power plants inverters and converters
  • distribution and alarms
  • troubleshooting power plants

Activities: Lecture, hands-on exercises  

Class Size: Up to 6 attendees 

Duration: 5 days 

Note: Approved safety glasses required  



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