Electrical, Electronics, Automation and Controls (EEAC)

Event Dates: Monday, 17 April 2023 - Friday, 21 April 2023

Attendance by invitation only

Program Objectives

On completion of this programme, the participant will be able to:

  • Refresh concepts of Electricity & Electrical Components
  • Understand safety and maintenance procedures for the various shipboard systems.
  • Understand concepts of Semiconductor Physics and electronics
  • Gain knowledge on application of electronic devices on board ships
  • Acquire knowledge of instruments, process control and automation
  • Have a clear understanding of electronic and digital automation.

Program Contents

Section A – Electrical

  • Introduction to Electrical Basics, Electrical Safety and understand the electrical circuit diagrams & symbols.
  • Introduction to Electrical Hand tools and Instruments, its usage and operating principle
  • Power Generation and Electrical Distribution
  • Motors – Operating Principle, Control and maintenance
  • Starters- Operation, Control and maintenance
  • Batteries- Types, Operation and maintenance
  • Circuit Protection Devices – Circuit Breakers, Fuses &
  • Switchgear safeties.
  • Electrical Troubleshooting – Case Studies

Section B – Electronics

  • Basics of electronics; Semiconductors, Diodes and Transistors
  • Reading of various electronic charts, symbols and circuit diagrams
  • Op. Amps and Thyristors and their application

Section C – Automation and Controls

  • Introduction to Automation and Controls-Open Loop & Closed Loop System
  • Sensors, Transducers and Controllers
  • PID control and tuning, Final Control Elements
  • PLC Introduction and Concept of Ladder Diagram


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