Precision Electrical Measurement (DCL 101-E)

 

Target Learner

Laboratory Managers, Engineers, Scientists, or Technicians

Course Description

This Level I course covers the use of electrical instruments and electrical metrology in calibration laboratories, focusing on specific precision electrical measurement equipment as well as its usage and associated electrical measurement principles. Participants will learn key technical information on electrical measurement, tailored to calibration technicians, including how to read a digital multimeter, null detectors, the principles of a faraday shield (also called a faraday cage), and other types of instrumentation used in calibration labs.

The following topics are focal to the course:

  • Analog Meters
  • Digital Multimeters
  • Faraday Shields

Hours Required to Complete

6 Hours

LEUs Awarded

0.6 LEUs Awarded

Prerequisites

None

Equipment/Materials

This e-learning course requires internet access to complete.