Course NumberEE-02-306
PDH Hours6
AC Theory, Circuits, Generators & Motors

AC Theory, Circuits, Generators & Motors

This course provides a general overview of alternating current (AC) theory and practice. It reviews AC theory and terminology and includes an explanation of AC circuit analysis. Numerous pictures and graphs are presented to demonstrate the basic fundamentals of how Alternating Current works. This course also details the general theory and equations for AC Circuit analysis, AC generators and AC Motors.

Once you complete your course review, you need to take a multiple-choice quiz consisting of thirty (30) questions to earn 6 PDH credit.

Learning Objectives

This course is intended to provide you with the following specific knowledge and skills:

  • AC circuit theory and terminology
  • AC circuit methods for analysis
  • AC generator construction
  • AC generator theory of operation
  • AC generator voltage production, ratings, & losses
  • AC motor theory
  • A motor construction and operation

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We provide technical courses for PDH credits that meet Board requirements for Professional Engineers, Geologists and Land Surveyors. This course is guaranteed to be accepted in AK, AL, AR, FL, GA, IA, IL, ID, IN, KS, KY, MD, ME, MI, MN, MO, MS, MT, NC, ND, NE, NH, NJ, NM, NV, NY, OH, OK, OR, PA, SC, SD, TN, TX, UT, VA, VT, WI, WV, and WY. Before purchasing this course, please confirm that your state Board is listed above.