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Critical Power Systems

  • Areas of Interest: Curriculum Course
  • Credits: 4
  • Class Hours: 3
  • Lab Hours: 3
  • Course Code: ELC-250
  • Prerequisites: None
  • Co-requisites: None
In Person

This course covers power systems commonly utilized in the operation of data centers and other mission critical facilities. Topics include redundant electrical system components including generators, automatic transfer switches, static transfer switches, power quality, uninterruptible power supply systems, battery back-up systems, and electrical codes and safety standards. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate an understanding of the operation, layout, system components, and the maintenance and troubleshooting requirements associated with mission critical power systems.