This course will familiarize employees with the basics of a marina electrical system.
The delivery of electrical power is traced from the utility to marina facilities and shore pedestals. Employees will learn about the importance of grounding and bonding, sources and means for prevention of stray and galvanic currents, as well as testing and troubleshooting procedures. Upon completion of the course employees will be prepared to educate boat owners about proper grounding and bonding of on board power systems and to help them reduce damage from electrical corrosion. This course is part of the Career Training for Ports and Marinas program. Work done is on your own time within a designated period of time. Requirements for the class: must have a computer with internet access, speakers OR headphones, personal email address, Adobe Flash Player.