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Equipment Disconnects and Grounding

Learning Objectives

  • Explain the purpose and operation of disconnects
  • List various types of disconnects and describe their use
  • Explain the purpose of grounding
  • Describe various grounding techniques
  • Identify advantages of neutral grounding
  • Discuss safety precautions taken when working with disconnects and grounding

Available in English

45 Minutes

When you complete this lesson, you will be able to describe the design and function of disconnects used to isolate electrical circuits.  You will also be able to explain some methods of grounding plant equipment.