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Mar 20,2013 -     Time: 9:00 am - 4:00 pm

Description The Virginia Rural Water Association Electricity Course is a six (6) hour course designed to instill respect and remove fear for Water and Wastewater Operators. This course will not make electricians out of operators but will assist them in understanding the operation of much of their equipment and clarify when to call for professional electrical help.
The morning session will be entirely theoretical and will cover the following topics: 1. Static Electricity 2. Alternating and Direct Current 3. Current 4. Sources of Electricity 5. Electro-Magnets 6. Current Meters 7. Voltage 8. Current-Voltage Relationships 9. Transformer Theory 10. Phase 11. Resistance 12. Ohm’s Law 13. Voltage Drop 14. Electrical Safety 15. Lock-Out/Tag-Out 16. Intro to Arc-Flash
The afternoon session will discuss the theory and operation of: 1. Fuses 2. Circuit Breakers 3. Lock-Out/Tag-Out 4. Fuse Checking 5. Circuit Breaker Operation 6. Motor Windings 7. Multimeter Operations 8. Multimeter Practicum
CPE Credits: 6
Instructor: Frank Nadeau, VRWA Class Times : All locations 9:00 AM—4.00 PM (1 hr. lunch on own) Cost: Free
Category: Water & Wastewater
Directions: Prince William County Service Authority Auxiliary Lunch Room 4 County Complex Ct., Woodbridge, VA 22192-9201 From I-95 Southbound:
Take exit #158B/Prince William PKWY/Manassas onto Prince William PKWY (VA- 3000 W).
Go 0.6 miles and take ramp onto CATON HILL RD (VA-639 W).
Go 0.9 miles and Turn Left onto Minnieville RD (VA-640).
Go 0.9 miles and Turn Right onto Prince William PKWY (VA-3000 W).
Go 1.8 miles and Turn Left onto Prince William PKWY (VA-3000 W).
Go 1.0 miles and Turn Right onto County Complex CT.
Turn Right again on County Complex CT; 4 County Complex CT will be on the right. From I-95 Northbound: Take exit #156/Dale City/Rippon Landing onto Dale BLVD (VA-784 W) toward DALE CITY.
Go 1.42.3 miles. Turn Right onto Gideon DR. Go 0.81.3 miles.
Turn Left onto Smoketown RD.
Go 0.91.5 miles. Turn Left onto Prince William PKWY (VA-3000 W).
Go 2.94.7 miles. Turn Left onto Prince William PKWY (VA-3000 W).
Go 1.01.6 miles and km Go 1.0 miles and Turn Right onto County Complex CT. Turn Right again on County Complex CT; 4 County Complex CT will be on the right. From Gainesville and Points West on I-66: Take I-66 East to Exit #44/ Prince William PKWY/Manassas/Dumfries.
Take Exit 44 and merge onto Prince William PKWY (VA-234 S).
Go 8.914.3 miles. Turn Left on Prince William PKWY (VA-3000 E).
Go 2.03.3 miles. Turn Right on Prince William PKWY.
Go 7.612.3 miles. Turn Left onto County Complex CT. Turn Right on County Complex CT; 4 County Complex CT will be on the right. From Centreville: Take VA-28 South through the City of Manassas Park to Liberia Avenue.
Turn Left onto Liberia Avenue (Shopping Center with Giant Foods will be on the Left).
Go 1.82.8 miles. Turn Left onto Prince William PKWY (VA-3000 E).
Go 7.612.3 miles. Turn Left onto County Complex CT.
Turn Right on County Complex CT; 4 County Complex CT will be on the right. From Remington: Take 29-North/15-North to VA Route 28. Bear Right onto VA-28.
Go 20.232.5 miles. Take ramp onto Prince William PKWY (VA-234 S) toward Dumfries.
Go 3.86.2 miles. Turn Left onto Prince William PKWY (VA-3000 E).
Go 2.03.3 miles. Turn Right on Prince William PKWY (VA-3000 E).
Go 7.612.3 miles. Turn Left onto County Complex CT. Turn Right on County Complex CT; 4 County Complex CT will be on the right.


Location


Prince William County Service Authority Auxiliary Lunch Room
4 County Complex Ct.
Woodbridge, 22192-9201


Registration is closed for this event.
For more information or questions, please email:
vrwa@vrwa.org

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