Digital Volt Ohm Meters for ITS Diagnosis and Repair in Transit

The class is designed to improve technicians’ understanding of basic DVOM functions.Students will be working with a Digital Volt Ohm Meter (DVOM) to learn its safe usage. Students are encouraged to bring their own meters for comparison. Course includes both lecture and lab experiences.

  • Prerequisite: Personal experience with Volt-Ohm Meter Desired
  • Duration: 16 hours over 4 weeks
  • Training Resources: Not Listed


Southern California Regional Transit Training Consortium

Transit Type


Target Audience


Learning Objectives

  • Use of the functions of the DVOM
  • Proper hookup of the DVOM for each function
  • Interpreting basic DVOM digital displays
  • Voltage measurements
  • Resistance measurements
  • Amperage measurements
  • Frequency measurements
  • Min/Max, diode and other special functions
  • Idenfity open and short circuits

Assessment of Learner Performance

None Listed

Delivery Method


How to Obtain the Course

Register for the course via the following link:

Point of Contact




Restrictions for Use

Not Listed



Other notes

Availability of this course may change based on SCRTTC course schedule.

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