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Understanding and Troubleshooting Motor Control - 1 Day - On-site Training

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1 day
1,195 USD
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Course description

Understanding and Troubleshooting Motor Control - 1 Day Virtual Instructor-led Training

This 1-day interactive course is designed for all knowledge levels of technicians and focuses on giving attendees the knowledge and confidence to troubleshoot motor control circuits safely and efficiently. Most control circuit troubleshooting is completed with the circuit in an energized state so attendees will learn proper electrical safety procedures.

This course will cover the most common motor control circuits with easy-to-understand explanations of the components that make them up including selector switches, limit switches, control relays, contactors, motor starters, and more. It also covers the variety of ways speed and motor rotation are controlled.

Attendees will learn how to read an electrical schematic, systematically troubleshooting using it, and repair equipment quickly, to reduce downtime.

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  • Webinar
  • Online

Training content

Fundamentals of Control Circuits

  • Understanding Electrical Symbols
  • Wiring Diagrams vs. Ladder Diagrams
  • Learn to Read Motor Control Schematic and Ladder Diagrams
  • Component Voltage and Current Ratings
  • Pushbuttons and Selector Switches
  • Limit, Pressure, Temperature, and Flow Switches
  • Control and Timing Relays
  • Contactors and Motor Starters
  • NEMA vs. IEC

Common Control Circuits

  • Two Wire Controls
  • Three Wire Controls
  • Hand-Off-Automatic Controls
  • Jogging Controls
  • Timing Relay Circuits
  • Forward-Reverse Motor Controls

Troubleshooting Control Circuits

  • Reading & Interpreting Your Multimeter Readings
  • How to Troubleshoot Individual Components
  • Establishing Safe Work Conditions
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE)
  • Working On or Near Energized Parts
  • Electrical Lockout / Tagout
  • Developing a Logical, Systematic Approach to Troubleshooting Controls
  • Typical Control Circuit Problems and How to Find and Fix Them

Course delivery details

Our virtual instructor-led training option allows students to connect to a live classroom seminar via a web link, with the ability to participate full in the classroom dialogue, exercises, and Q&A. Online participants get all the benefits of the full classroom experience, plus the convenience of remote access.

Features include

  • One full day of live, interactive instruction from a TPC Training instructor
  • All classroom materials in PDF format
  • Certificate of completion for 8 hours of live training
  • Full technical support to ensure your online experience is a rewarding one


Course Price:

  • $1,195
  • $595

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