Electrical Systems for Mechanical Personnel

Limerick Institute of Technology


Course Name Electrical Systems for Mechanical Personnel
Course Provider Limerick Institute of Technology
Course Code 4701
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Certificate of Completion Limerick Institute of Technology None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Limerick City
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Duration 20 weeks, 3 hours per week. Tuesday 6.30pm - 9.30pm.
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Entry Requirements There are no formal academic entry requirements.
Number of Places Maximum Class Size: 14 Learners
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Course Content Aims:
To give staff involved in a multi-skilled environment an opportunity to obtain hands-on Electrical Control System experience. The programme is particularly suited to staff who have training in a mechanical background (Fitting/Mechanical Engineering), that require electrical knowledge as part of their skill base, either from maintenance or management perspective. This is a hands-on programme with emphasis on active learning.
Subjects Taught Electrical Safety, Protection and develop fault diagnosis/repair skills, Practical electrical installation, Domestic/Commercial, 3 Phase Distribution, Motor control circuits, Installation and commissioning, motor testing, Introduction to PLC control systems.
Assessment Method There will be no examination. Assessment will take place throughout the programme.
Further Enquiries For further information:
Dept of Flexible Learning
Tel: 061 293802
Email: Flexible@lit.ie

For academic queries:
Contact: Alan Kennedy
Email: Alan.Kennedy@lit.ie
Location LIT Moylish