85-ADA1 Front View Showing a Data Acquisition Module and Inputs and Outputs for Voltage and Current

A sample copy of the Data Acquisition Learning System’s Student Reference Guide is also included with the system for your evaluation. Student Reference Guides supplement this course by providing a condensed, inexpensive reference tool that learners will find invaluable once they finish their training making it the perfect course takeaway.


  • Computer: See Computer Requirements
  • One of the following:
    • Alternative Energy Learning System - Wind and Solar (850-AEC)
    • Alternative Energy Learning System - Solar (850-AES)
    • Alternative Energy Learning System - Wind (850-AEW)


  • Electricity (120 VAC/60 Hz/1 phase)

Curriculum Also Available in Spanish

Data Acquisition System Training | Voltage and Current Data Collection

Learning System: 85-ADA1

Within the renewable energy field, data acquisition is utilized by using sensors to monitor voltage and current in various parts of both wind and solar circuits. Amatrol's Data Acquisition Learning System - Solar & Wind (85-ADA1) covers major data acquisition topics, starting with the basics such as components, function, and operation and then explains how data is collected and analyzed.

Learning Topics

  • Data Acquisition Systems
  • Data Loggers
  • Analog-to-Digital Converters
  • DC Voltage & Current
  • AC Voltage & Current
  • Voltage Measurement
  • Current Measurement
  • System Power & Efficiency
  • Data Configuration

Learning Systems Include Standard Industry Components

The Data Acquisition Learning System - Solar & Wind (85-ADA1) features real-world components, such as a data acquisition module, voltage and current signal conditioners, and wind turbine and solar system system kits. This allows learners to gain valuable hands-on experience with data collection and analysis of system performance.

Highly Engaging Interactive Multimedia

Amatrol’s curriculum features a highly-interactive, multimedia format that includes stunning 3D graphics and videos, voiceovers of all text, and interactive quizzes and exercises designed to appeal to learners with different learning styles. For example, the data acquisition learning system's training curriculum allows learners to practice with power and efficiency calculations and data scaling interactions.

Green Energy Technology | Wind & Solar Learning Systems and eLearning Courses

Amatrol’s Green Energy Technology learning systems and eLearning courses cover two concepts: Wind Turbine Technology and Solar Technology. The curriculum starts with many traditional technical disciplines like electric motor control, wiring, rotation machines, hydraulics, mechanical fabrication, print reading, etc. and moves into more specialized skills in wind turbine and solar thermal concepts and installation.