Electrical Principles One (EP1)





Designed for members of staff who have little or no knowledge of electrical principles as relevant to railway signalling and who require an understanding of fundamental first principles.


At the end of this course successful delegates will: Possess basic competencies in the foundation subjects. Be able to carry out simple fault finding. Possess an introductory knowledge of diagram reading.

Entry Requirements:

This is a foundation module; No previous knowledge or experience is required.

Course Summary:

  • SI Units
  • Electron Theory
  • Basic Circuit Theory
  • Ohms Law
  • Series/Parallel/Compound Circuits
  • Power
  • Magnetism/Relay Theory
  • AC Power & Generators
  • Inductance
  • Capacitance
  • Transformer Theory
  • Fault Finding Techniques
  • Introductory Diagram Reading

Duration: 5 days   |   Delegates: 6   |   Venue: RT Training Solutions in Ipswich