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Trade & Industrial Education
TI01070
Aircraft Electronics Basic Electrical Terminology
15.00
This course covers the basic electrical terms and definitions. Students will study the basic facts and definitions for Direct Current (DC) and Alternating Current (AC).
Jeff Huffman, TDL Career Cluster Team Leader, 405-743-5145

Students will identify direct current terms to include:

-Direct Current
-Electron
-proton
-neutron
-conductor
-insulator
-static electricity
-current
-coulomb
-ampere
-EMF
-volt
-resistance
-OHM
-watts
-capacitor
-inductor
-battery
-Left Hand Rule
-Magnetic Permeability
-Scientific Notation
-Metric Prefixes
-Henry
-Farad


Students will identify alternating current terms to include:

-Alternating Current
-frequency
-impedance
-capacitive reactance
-inductive reactance
-sine wave
-RMS
-Effective
-Phase
-resistance
-power factor
-true power
-apparent power
-wye wound
-delta wound
-polyphase
-recifier


Competency Test:

NCATT Certified Aircraft Electronics Technician (AET)

National Center for Aircraft Technician Training (NCATT)
No
Yes
Yes
No
Career Majors That Sequence This Course
Career Cluster Pathway Career Major
Transportation, Distribution & Logistics Aerospace Maintenance Aircraft Electronics Technician