PEFT 182 Power Fundamentals Lab
Explores power plant and heating plant layout and equipment via lab and/or field experiences. Covers processes to start up and shut down boilers, operate pumps, test, and maintain boiler water quality. Includes working with the fundamental principles of direct current and alternating current circuits and machines; and the basics of industrial measurement and control with emphasis on power plant instrumentation. May complete plant visits as part of course work.