WTMT109 - Transformers

This course introduces the student to the form, function, and operating principles of electrical transformers.

Hours: 36 (Lecture Hours 20; Laboratory Hours 16)

Total Weeks1.2

This course is offered online

Pre-Requisites: None

Course Content:
- Single Phase Transformers
- Transformer fundamentals
- Multi-winding transformers
- Voltage regulation and tap changing equipment
- Autotransformers
- Instrument transformers

Learning Outcomes:
Upon successful completion of this course, learners will be able to:
- Describe circuit protection devices
- Describe voltage regulation and tap changing equipment of single phase transformers
- Connect and test autotransformers and instrument transformers
- Connect and test instrument transformers and pilot auxiliary control devices of AC motor controls
- Describe lighting fundamentals

Passing Grade: 70%

Grading Weight:
Final Exam: 20 %
Quizzes and Tests: 70 %
Lab Work: 10 %

Course Offered in Other ProgramsNo

Supplies: Coveralls, footwear having CSA approved safety-toe protection, CSA approved safety glasses with clear lenses, learning modules, notebooks, and calculator.

Text Books: Textbooks are subject to change. Please contact the bookstore at your local campus for current book lists.