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Training Sessions

Multimeter Basics
Reading a Multimeter
Using a Multimeter
Substation Applications, Part 1
Substation Applications, Part 2
Training Sessions

Multimeter Basics – 5 minutes
Identifies and describes the two basic types of multimeters, and identifies their main components. Identifies several features that are commonly found on a digital multimeter.

Reading a Multimeter – 6 minutes
How to read a digital multimeter. How to read an analog multimeter

Using a Multimeter – 7 minutes
Describes general safety precautions associated with using a multimeter in a substation. Shows how to set up a multimeter. Describes how to use a multimeter, and how to put a multimeter away.

Substation Applications, Part 1 – 9 minutes
Describes how a multimeter can be used to adjust a variable resistor. Shows how a multimeter can be used to check continuity, and to verify a circuit.

Substation Applications, Part 2 – 10 minutes
Describes how a multimeter can be used in troubleshooting a communication circuit. How to use a multimeter to troubleshoot a DC control circuit. How to use a multimeter to adjust a current transducer.