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Electrical Power Generator Service Technician
Program Code: 20-412-1


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For students who are interested in working on electrical power generation equipment.

  • Learn the theory and operation of electrical generators.
  • Prepare to test, adjust and troubleshoot generators, voltage regulators and frequency problems.
  • Calculate power factor and identify the effects of reactive loading on the engine and generator.
  • Prepare to perform preventive maintenance on generators.
  • Choose to become certified through the Electrical Generating Systems Association after completing this certificate.
  • Some courses are only available evenings.
  • Prior experience on engine repair and diagnosis is helpful.



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To begin, contact:

FVTC-Appleton
Mike Farrell
1825 N. Bluemound Drive
P.O. Box 2277
Appleton, WI 54912-2277
(920) 993-5118
farrellm@fvtc.edu





Students must follow the program curriculum in place at the time of enrollment into the program.
If you have questions, contact your advisor.

2014-15 Educational Program