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Electrical Circuits and DVOM Usage
ELE01

Course format: Live instruction with posttest
I-CAR Credit Hours: 6 hours
Estimated Duration: 8 hours
Pricing
Platinum: $228.00
Gold Class: $228.00
Standard: $276.00

This course helps satisfy ProLevel training requirements for the following roles:
Estimator
Electrical/Mechanical Technicians
Auto Physical Damage Appraiser

This course is an Annual Training option for the following roles:
Estimator
Electrical/Mechanical Technicians
Auto Physical Damage Appraiser

ELE01
Did you know I-CAR offers this course in convenient, online delivery? You may satisfy this requirement by completing the Online course DAM13e.

  • Identify different parts of a circuit
  • Understand how to use a digital volt-ohm meter (DVOM)
  • Understand current, resistance, circuit value relationship, and voltage drop
  • Identify types of series circuit and parallel circuit
  • Understand power supplies and circuit protection recommendations
  • Diagnose problems with switches and connectors
  • Complete wire repairs
  • Understand trouble shooting steps and identify types of faults

Module 1 – Electrical Circuits
This module identifies the different parts of a circuit and how to troubleshoot a circuit using digital volt-ohm meter (DVOM). The student will understand how voltage, current, and resistance are measured, how they affect a circuit, and one another. The student will also learn how to use voltage drop testing as a tool for troubleshooting and will be able to identify series and parallel circuits.

Module 2 – Electrical Parts and Troubleshooting
The learning objectives for this module include power supply operations, identifying and repairing different types of circuit protection, and circuit switches operation. As the student moves through the course, they will learn how to correctly handle and repair different types of connectors, how to make proper repairs to wiring harnesses, and the steps required to troubleshoot and identify different types of circuit faults.

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