EMS-230: Motor Control and Troubleshooting

August 12 - August 9
Course Length: 5
Registration Deadline: July 29, 2019

Course Purpose
This course provides information on the concepts associated with systematic
troubleshooting of instrumentation systems. Participants use practical application
of troubleshooting techniques in exercise scenarios.
Upon completion of this course, you should be able to:
• List and explain a systematic approach to troubleshooting electrical circuits.
• List and describe the purpose and application of various motor control components.
• Explain methods for inspecting electrical contacts.
• Describe the basic methods of starting a three-phase AC motor using full or
reduced voltage.
• Describe the basic operation of a three-phase AC motor.
• Describe methods for troubleshooting AC motors.
• Apply a systematic approach to troubleshooting motor control circuits.
• Design and construct motor control circuits.
• Implement proper motor control troubleshooting techniques.
• Analyze and evaluate faults to determine failed motor control components.
Who Should Attend
This course is designed for electrical maintenance technicians.