Saturday, November 18, 2017

 

 

WIND TURBINE TECHNICIAN
(GCZ002)


This workstation introduces students to the principles of the power generating
wind turbine. It leads them through a series of hands-on activities to assemble a
wind turbine power generator, connect it to a power inverter and wire the inverter to
an electrical service panel.


Curriculum



Curriculum manual is provided in a threering binder, with pages contained in page protectors. Easy to follow step by step activities are highlighted using full color
photographs. Once introduced to career related information ( job description, education and training requirements, job prospects, and income ranges) the student begins a hands-on work experience, using professional tools of the trade to complete projects or tasks.
Pre- and post-tests, worksheets, answer sheets, and instructor's guide.


 

  • Design a wind power generation system that is stand alone
  • Design a wind power generation system that is tied to the grid
  • Compare the cost of a wind power system to the costs your family spends on utilities
  • Install a windmill power turbine
  • Assemble a windmill power generator
  • Mount and raise the power generator to a pole
  • To demonstrate the concept of a gin pole for raising a windmill tower
  • Connect the storage batteries in a series circuit
  • Connect the storage batteries to a power inverter
  • Wire the inverter to an electrical service panel
  • Test the circuits for voltage
  • Disassemble the workstation for the next group



Equipment and Tools

Sine wave inverter; wind generator; solar charge controller; batteries; cables; level; wire stripper; wire cutter; #2 Phillips screwdriver;bladed screwdriver; digital multimeter; voltage detector; ratchet; sockets; deep well sockets; tape measure; tool belt

 

 

 

 

 

Tool Box

 

Wind Energy Workstation
Stand-up workstation with see-through locking tool cabinet.




Hands On Activities

 

 

• 20 Hour Curriculum Package
• STEM Based
• Professional Tools of the Trade
• Completely Equipped for 3 Class Periods

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