Electrical Connection, Isolation and Charger Fault Finding

TARGET GROUP

This training is intended for engineers working with electrical and electronic lifting equipment, who want to improve their fault-finding skills.

PRIOR KNOWLEDGE

Prior knowledge in performing measurements and fault-finding is required.

GOAL

This valuable and highly practical course will cover the relevant regulations and working practices to enable engineers to safely carry out electrical connection and isolation – charger wiring – relating to lift trucks.

CONTENT

Subjects covered include:

  • Types of batteries
  • Safe use of batteries
  • Electrical isolation procedures
  • Basic three-phase and single-phase wiring
  • Cable sizing, overload, and short circuit protection
  • Cable types and their applications
  • Common electrical terminology and symbols
  • Basic wiring and operation of chargers
  • Practical wiring and connection of chargers
  • Fault finding testing, inspection, and certification of chargers
  • Assess condition of and calculate conductor requirements
  • Conventional chargers
  • High frequency chargers
  • Types of HF chargers (error codes)
  • Fault finding testing, inspection of HF chargers

DURATION
1 day