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Students learn the fundamentals of electrical systems related to agricultural equipment and facilities. This course also builds an understanding of the AC electrical circuits used in today's agricultural businesses. Students use digital multi-meters to diagnose common electrical problems found in agricultural electrical circuits, equipment, and motors. Topics discussed include safety precautions, Ohm's law, generators, batteries, electric motors, water heaters, overcurrent protection, conductor sizing, and national electrical code requirements.