Electrical Power Lab 201

The Electrical Power Lab 101B class will continue the work of the Power Lab 101 class and go deeper into the world of portable power distribution systems. A thorough understanding of electrical principles is essential for the Set Lighting Technician. Through hands-on demonstration using equipment found on set, we will see firsthand the principles of electrical theory and how they apply to lighting a set. Among other topics, we will look at voltage drop, electronic dimmer function, harmonics, and how to properly plan for and use a loop circuit. This class will help you to have a better understanding of how to make electricity work for you so your crew can be more efficient. This class is primarily taught through hands-on experiments and real-world scenarios.This class covers topics that are listed as being in the content outline for the ETCP Entertainment Electrician Certification Exam.