Instructor’s Course Overview: This course is for college, industry, vocational and university level instructors who teach the basic concepts and skills of electrical motor control. The course features hands-on familiarization with Amatrol’s 85-MT5 Electric Motor Control training system and interactive multimedia curriculum. The 85-MT5 includes standard industrial-grade components.
Students will explore the basic principles of electric motor control (both manual and magnetic), principles of ladder logic, standard control circuits such as start/stop and forward/reverse, as well as troubleshooting techniques. Topics include manual motor starters, control transformers, magnetic motor starters, overload protection, reversing techniques, timer relays, and automatic input devices. Advanced topics include motor control troubleshooting, reduced voltage starting, braking methods, and motor speed control. Attendees will learn through a combination of individualized, hands-on learning with motor control trainers and group instruction of concepts and principles.
Course Length: 32 Hours
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