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Basic Fundamentals of AC Circuit Analysis

This course will provide the student with the basic understanding of working with circuits involving Alternation Current, which includes sinusoidal waveforms, vectors & phasors. The final exam and certification are included.

Learn to analyse AC Circuits

 What's included?

This course will provide the student with the basic understanding of working with circuits involving Alternation Current, which includes sinusoidal waveforms, vectors & phasors, reactance & impedance of R,L,C circuits, as they relate to the basic laws and theorems of electricity. This includes working with AC power, power factor, resonance, complex numbers, reactance and impedance.

 Course Content

  • Chapter 0 - Introduction
  • Chapter 1 - Alternating Current
  • Chapter 2 - Vectors and Phasors
  • Chapter 3 - Reactance and Impedance RLC Circuits
  • Chapter 4 - Kirchhoff's Laws in AC Circuits
  • Chapter 5 - Power flow in AC Circuits
  • The Final Exam With 18 Questions
Total Course length: 3h 2min

 Who Is This Course For

Anyone wanting to understand the basic concepts of electricity as it applies to linear AC circuit analysis: resistors, capacitors and inductors.

 Requirements

The student should have an understanding of the basic terms of electricity and AC circuits.

Graham Van Brunt

Lead Instructor and Founder of PSPT

About Graham Van Brunt

An entire career in the power sector of engineering, Graham graduated from Queen's university coupled with subsequent studies with Wilfrid Laurier University to travel the globe and apply his skills and garner his protection and control experience internationally.
His passion for staying in touch with his profession and his kinship for mentoring has kept him in front of an audience of learners.

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