This 5 day course is aimed at Electro/Mechanical personnel working in a maintenance environment
Motor Control and Basic Automation
Who Should Attend:
This 5 day course is aimed at Electro/Mechanical personnel working in a maintenance environment who require a more comprehensive understanding of Motor Control Circuits, Testing and also to strengthen and develop their fault finding skills.
It is ideally suited for those who have already attended the Basic Electrical Maintenance course at Waterside to further their knowledge on Electrical Circuits.
To achieve the learning outcome, those attending the course should be able to carry out:-
Testing of Motor Control Circuits
Testing and replacement of limit/proximity sensors
Installation of a Roller Shutter Door Control Circuit
Fault Finding using logical techniques
Electricity at Work Act 1989
Protective Devices – Overcurrent and Earth Fault Protection
DC & Single Phase Induction Motors- principles of operation and stator connections
Basic Automation – Inputs, Outputs and Circuit concepts
Basic AC Motor Control – Protection, DOL, Forward/Reverse & Star- Delta
AC Variable Speed Drives – Overview of PWM & System Set up
PLCs – Structure
Practical Exercise – exercise for different modes of operation.