Building: RCA: Electrical Principles # 1
 Course Format

Advantage™
 Product ID
 dlmrrep1
 Training Time ?
 101 to 202 minutes
 Language(s)
 English
 Video Format
 Standard Definition
 Devices Supported
 Browsers Supported
 IE Desktop
 Required Plugins
 MasteryNet Player
 Lesson Interactions
 15
 Quiz Questions
 40
 Interactive Producer
 Convenience Learning International
 Original Content Producer
 Cengage Learning
This training, part one of two, introduces the learner to electrical theory and its applications through an overview of important concepts, equations, and practical examples. Part one of Electrical Principles covers basic electricity concepts and an explanation of OHM’s law. The trainee then learns about series, parallel, and combination circuits, along with direct and basic alternating current.
This course is in the Advantage™ format, to read about Advantage™ features click here.
 Install on any SCORM LMS
 Rich multimedia presentation with interactions and quiz
 Print certificate and wallet card
 You have 60 days to complete the course
This training is intended for all persons who have recently entered or are considering entering the Electrical Wiring field within the Residential Construction Industry.
 Basic Electricity and Ohm's Law
 Series and Parallel Circuits
 Combination Circuits
 Basic Alternating Current

Understand basic electricity and Ohm's Law.
 Discuss the structure of atoms.
 Explain the difference between conductors and insulators.
 Discuss common electrical quantities.
 Determine answers to Ohm's Law questions.

Understand series and parallel circuits.
 Give the definition of a series circuit.
 List rules for series circuits.
 Define parallel circuits.
 List rules for parallel circuits.
 Determine electrical values in series and parallel circuits.

Understand combination circuits.
 Determine electrical values in series and parallel circuits.
 State the rules for parallel circuits.
 Determine the current path(s) through a combination circuit.
 Determine the total resistance of a combination circuit.
 Determine voltage drops across elements of a combination circuit.

Understand basic alternating current.
 Discuss the differences between direct and alternating current.
 Discuss different types of AC waveforms.
 Determine values of peak, RMS and average voltage.
 Explain wavelength.
 Discuss different types of alternating current loads.