Electrical Measurements Certification

In this article, we will explore what an Electrical Measurements certification is, why it is important, and how you can go about getting certified in Electrical Measurements by Sanfoundry for free.

What is an Electrical Measurements certification?
An Electrical Measurements certification is a professional credential demonstrating an individual’s proficiency in Electrical Measurements. The certified professional has in-depth knowledge of topics such as:

  • measurement of current and voltage.
  • understanding of AC and DC measurements.
  • measurement of power and calibration of energy meters.
  • measurement of current and voltage using the potentiometric method.
  • understanding of the resistance measurement.
  • usage of bridge circuit to measure resistance, inductance, and capacitance.
  • introduction of the meters used to measure current & voltage.
  • knowledge of measurement techniques for power and energy meters.
  • knowledge of potentiometer & instrument transformers.
  • understanding of resistance measuring methods.
  • familiarity with inductance and capacitance measurement.
  • knowledge on measurement of resistance, inductance, and capacitance using bridges and determination of earth resistance.
  • meters used for measurement of Power, Energy & understanding the adjustments, calibration & errors in energy meters.
  • methods used for extending the range of instruments & instrument transformers.
  • familiarity with the working of different electronic instruments.
  • working of different display and recording devices.

Which certification is best to work in the field of Electrical Measurements?
Free Electrical Measurement and Instrumentation certification offered by Sanfoundry is the best choice for those who want to work in the field of Electrical Measurement and Instrumentation. The Certified Electrical Inspector (CEI) and the Certified Electrical Engineer (CEE) certification offered by ANSI is also available. The Sanfoundry certification will give you the knowledge and skills you need to be an electrical engineer.

What type of jobs can I get with an Electrical Measurements certification?
Electrical Measurement and Instrumentation certificate holders can find employment in a variety of fields, including Electrical engineers/electrical technicians, Industrial engineers, Industrial manufacturing engineers, Safety engineers, Energy engineers and Control system designers. You can also work as an Electrical engineer, Electrical technician, Electrical power systems design engineer, Electrical Designer.

What topics are covered in the Electrical Measurements certification course exam?
Here’s the complete syllabus of the exam.

Electrical Measurements Certification Syllabus
Measurement of Resistance Megger Measurement of Inductance and Capacitance
Sources and Detectors Shielding and Grounding of Bridges Extension of Instrument Ranges
Potential Transformers Shunts and Multipliers Measurement of Power and Related Parameters
Lag Adjustment Devices Phase Sequence Indicator Electronic Instruments
Ramp Type DVM Digital Voltmeters Autoranging
Oscilloscopes TTL Triggering CRO Measurements
Data Acquisition System Transducers Resistance Temperature Detector
Thermistor Pressure Sensor Display Devices

Sanfoundry Electrical Measurements Certification

Sanfoundry offers online certification in Electrical Measurements for free. The certification exam is divided into two parts: Qualifier Test and Certification Test.

First step is to take the "Qualifier Test". If you have scored at least a B grade in the "Qualifier Test", then only you would be eligible to take part in the online "Certification Test". If you have scored an A* (Genius) or A (Excellent) grade in the certification test, then you will be awarded a “Certificate of Merit” in Electrical Measurements from Sanfoundry.

Electrical Measurements Certification Exam Overview:

Here are the details and format of the Certification Exam:

  • Format: Online & Multiple Choice
  • Prerequisite: Yes (Qualifier Test)
  • Total Questions: 50
  • Total Time: 1 hour
  • Negative Marking: Yes
  • Fee: Free
Marking Scheme:
In the online certification test, you will be given 2 points for every correct answer. There will also be negative marking of -1 for every wrong answer. So, you have to be more careful in your test. If needed, you should skip to the next question and come back to that question later so that you can manage the time more effectively during the test.

Based on your score, you would be given one of the following Grades:

Grade A* – Genius (You scored 100%)
Grade A – Excellent (Your score is in the range of 80% to 99%)
Grade B – Good (Your score is in the range of 60% to 80%)
Grade C – Average (Your score is in the range of 40% to 60%)
Grade D – Poor (Your score is in the range of 0% to 40%)

Steps to get the Free Electrical Measurements Certificate

How to prepare for Electrical Measurements Certification Exam?
Before you start taking the certification test, it is important to study and practice our collection of 1000 Electrical Measurements MCQs and check your progress by taking this subject specific Practice & Mock Tests.

Once you are ready, follow the below mentioned steps:
  1. Sign up with Sanfoundry.
  2. Take this Electrical Measurements Qualifier Test.
  3. Score at least B Grade in the Qualifier test in order to be qualified to take the certification exam.
  4. Once you have qualified, you can take this Electrical Measurements Certification Test anytime (24×7).
  5. If you have scored either A* Grade (Genius) or A Grade (Excellent) in the test, then you are eligible for a "Certificate of Merit".
  6. Fill this feedback form and download your certificate of merit from here. Kindly note that we issue certificate-of-merit on a monthly basis only i.e., on 5th of the next month.
  7. Check your name in the list of top-rankers live here.
Note: If you face a technical problem during the test, you should take a screenshot of your Monitor and send it to [email protected] along with your contact number so we can call you back soon.

Electrical Measurements Certification FAQs

1. Is a certification required to work in Electrical Measurements? Will it get me a job?
A certification is not mandatory, but it demonstrates your expertise in this field. So the benefit of a certification is that it can help make the process easier by showing employers that you have the skills necessary for the given job.

2. Can I do Electrical Measurements certification if I am a beginner?
Yes, but you should prepare the subject thoroughly by studying all the chapters and topics.

3. Is the Electrical Measurements exam hard?
This subject is not difficult to learn, but it's not an easy subject either. If you've practiced Electrical Measurements in-depth, then the test might be a little easier for you.

4. How long does it take to earn an Electrical Measurements certification?
The amount of time it takes to earn the certification varies depending on individual circumstances and level of experience. It typically takes several months of studying and practice to prepare for the certification exam.

5. Can I earn a college credit for my Electrical Measurements course if I am certified?
It depends on your college. There are few colleges and institutions which prefer the students to be certified by external institutions for a credit course. So, kindly check with your college.

6. Can I get certified in Electrical Measurements online?
Yes, Sanfoundry offers free online certificate in Electrical Measurements.

7. Which online Electrical Measurements Certification Course is the best?
Each online certification course has a specific focus and it prepares you for different skillset. So, there is no single best course on Electrical Measurements. The best you can do is to get a free certificate on this from Sanfoundry. If you are doing a self-study, you can learn the basics in the free Electrical Measurements Certification Course.

8. Can I get Electrical Measurements certification for free? How much it cost?
Yes, you can get the certification for free. A Certificate by Sanfoundry is 100% free for everyone.

9. How long is Electrical Measurements certification valid? Does it expire?
The certificate is valid for life. There is no need to renew your certificate or take any further steps to keep your certification active.

10. Who is eligible to take the Electrical Measurements certification exam?
Anyone who has been "working" or "studying" the subject can take the certification exam.

11. What is the format of the certification exam?
It is MCQs (Multiple Choice Questions) based.

12. Is there any negative marking in the online certification exam?
In the Certification exam, you will be given 2 points for every correct answer. There will also be a negative marking of -1 for every wrong answer.

13. How many times can I take the certification exam?
You can attempt the certification exam 2 times a month.

14. Are there any resources or materials available to help me prepare for the Electrical Measurements Certification exam?
You should practice Sanfoundry Electrical Measurements MCQs. Additionally, you can refer to the collection of best Electrical Measurements Books.

15. Are there any prerequisites for Electrical Measurements certification?
Yes, there is one prerequisite. You have to complete the qualifier test before taking the certification test.

16. How do I get certified in Electrical Measurements?
Take the Sanfoundry test, get either an A* Grade (Genius) or an A Grade (Excellent) in the Electrical Measurements certification exam, and earn a free certificate of merit from us.

17. How do I register for the certification exam? How to get started?
Simply signup with Sanfoundry and take the test as mentioned here.

If you find any mistake above, kindly email to [email protected]

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