Keys For Effective Troubleshooting

Keys For Effective Troubleshooting

Equipment can malfunction for a variety of reasons. Mechanical contacts and parts can wear out, wires can overheat and burn open or short out, parts can be damaged by impact or abrasion and so on. Typically, when equipment fails, there is an urgent need to get it fixed...
Troubleshooting Safety: Flash Hazards

Troubleshooting Safety: Flash Hazards

Troubleshooting electrical equipment can involve many safety concerns, especially when inspecting equipment that is energized. Testing often requires the troubleshooter to temporarily connect test instruments to “live” terminals, which may involve opening enclosures...
Rewiring Our Brains through Learning

Rewiring Our Brains through Learning

Learning new skills—be it electrical troubleshooting or swinging a golf club—changes how our brain is wired on a deep level. If science has shown us anything, it’s that our brains are incredibly malleable. Although children can learn certain things like language more easily than adults, there is a lot of evidence that is proving adults are capable of great transformations in their neurocircuitry.