The Power electronics course is designed to provide Engineers in training  and Artisans in the electrical disciplines with a practical knowledge of electronic speed control and safety circuits as used in electrical motor installations.

This five day course covers the basic construction, operation and characteristic properties of the power electronic components diodes, transistors, thyristors and Mosfets.  Also included are the characterstics and properties of Operational Amplifiers, Heatsinks and basic motor construction.

This course is recognised by AngloGold Ashanti as a “core” element for their mine winder-electrician training program.