Basic Electronic Components

Training Course

Electronics does not need to be a mystery. This course provides an easy-to-understand breakdown of the building blocks that make up most of the electronic, solid-state controls and devices in use today. From the basic theory behind semiconductors, to diodes, transistors and more complicated electronic devices, this course pulls back the curtain on an often-misunderstood subject area.

Main topics include: semiconductors, diodes, diodes in AC circuits, rectifiers, transistors, diacs, triacs, bilateral switches, PRC and NTC thermistors and pressure transducers.

Individuals completing this course will receive a certificate of completion and .1 CEU/1 CEH.

Structure of the Course

  • Text: read the materials.

  • Audio: so you can listen to the content.

  • Review questions: to test your knowledge and comprehension of what you've learned!

Course curriculum

  • 1

    End of Course Review Questions

    • Disclaimer

    • Before You Begin

    • Learning Outcomes

    • Basic Electronic Components

    • Basic Electronic Components Review Questions


This course is also available in the ESCO All Access monthly subscription.  Click here to find out more!

Want to Purchase this Course for a Group?

Schools, training programs, etc., who would like to make bulk purchases of this course should contact Esco at 800-726-9696.