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Fundamentals of Generators & Transformers

Course Code: EO0703CA15

12 TCHs offered for NJ Water and Wastewater Operators
(License S, C, N, T, W, VSWS)

Fundamentals of Generators and Transformers

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This Fundamental of Generators and Transformers course will provide an introduction to the theory and operation of these important pieces of electrical equipment. If your facility uses generators or transformers for emergency backup power or as a source of supplemental power, this course will teach you the basic information you need to operate and maintain them safely and effectively.

In Fundamentals of Generators & Transformers, you will learn to:

  • Understand the basic operation of generators and transformers
  • Understand the uses and limitations of the equipment
  • Troubleshoot problems or maintenance issues

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In addition to 1.2 Rutgers CEUs, this electrical training course has been approved for the following continuing education credits:

NJ Water and Wastewater Operators: 12 TCHs

PA Water and Wastewater Operators: 12 Recert Hours

NJ Electrical Contractor Continuing Education Hours: 6

Registration Fee


Multi-Person Registration Fee



NJLWO Fee (T/W/VSWS License Holders Only)


Substitutions are permitted. View cancellation policy.


Continental breakfast and lunch will be provided to you at no additional cost.

NOTE: If you have any dietary restrictions or food allergies, please alert us at least one (1) week in advance of the course start date so that we can make reasonable accommodations. We cannot guarantee accommodations for special requests made after that time.


GPS systems may not recognize campus addresses. Even if they take you to the correct building, they will not take you to the assigned parking lot. Therefore, we strongly recommend that you use the directions we provide.

Ralph Geiger Turfgrass Education Center
20 Indyk-Engel Way, New Brunswick, NJ 08902
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Note: Pre-registration is required. We're sorry, but we cannot guarantee a seat, materials or meals for walk-in registrants. Location is subject to change; registrants will be notified in the event of a change.


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Program Questions? Contact Us!

Assistant Director: Carol Broccoli, 848-932-7207
Administrative Assistant: Claudine Oleskin, 848-932-7204

Attention U.S. Veterans

All of the courses offered by the Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education are approved by the New Jersey State Approving Agency for Veterans Training for educational benefits through the GI Bill. For more information about the GI Bill, click here.