Motor Controls and Starters, Low-Voltage (MCSLV)

Open Enrollment and Onsite Availability

Motor Controls and Starters, Low-Voltage | Hands-On Training Course

4.5-Day | 3.6 CEUs | $1,655 | Hands-on | Course #307 | 8 am-4:30 pm (final day ends at noon) 

This hands-on course is intended for new or experienced electricians and technicians that install, maintain, repair or troubleshoot MCCs rated 600 volts or less. Students learn effective MCC maintenance and troubleshooting techniques enabling technicians to: ensure correct operation of control scheme, reduce repair times and identify problems in control circuits from the manufacturer. Class participants learn to design basic ladder diagrams for motor control circuits then wire up the circuits on simulators. 

Learning Objectives

  • Identify and understand application of motor control pilot devices
  • Interpret MCC wiring diagrams and schematics
  • Recognize control circuit types and understand applications of two-wire control, three-wire control, reversing circuits, sequence control, jogging and inching circuits
  • Explain the methods of deceleration, reduced-voltage controls, speed controls and operating principles of variable frequency drives
  • Troubleshoot motor control circuits utilizing a multi-meter
  • Design and wire various motor control circuits

The student should have basic knowledge of AC/DC electricity.

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Course Duration: 4.5 days
Credits: 3.6 CEUs
Level of Involvement: Hands-on
Schedule: 8:00am – 4:30pm, the final day ends at 12:00pm
Course Number: 307
Tuition USD: $1,655


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