Fundamentals of Power Quality

  • Online
  • Technical
CPD
4 Hours

Course Description

Gain an insight into power quality and its impact on facility management. All power is not created equal. Poor power quality can put undue wear and tear on computers, data and mission critical infrastructure. In this course students will learn how to troubleshoot possible power problems, power monitoring and the tolerances of computer equipment.

Learning Objectives

  • Evaluate basic electric power quality problems and indicate potential solutions
  • Differentiate between single phase (DC) and three phase power(AC)
  • Recognize the four phases of power transmission
  • Identify power transients and solutions that prevent such events from occurring
  • Recognize the purpose of CBEMA and ITIC curve
  • Indicate the benefits of proper power monitoring

This course has met the required standards for and is endorsed, approved or accredited by the organisations listed below. Upon successful completion of this course, individuals are eligible to obtain CPD/ PDH units. Further details about our relationship with each organisation will be made available upon request.

Key Topics

  • Importance of the Power Factor
  • Power Generation
  • Electrical Energy Cycle
  • Renewable Power
  • Global Standards
  • Power Quality
  • Power Quality Problems & Solutions

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