APR 225 - Electrical Motor Controls
Designed for Oregon state-recognized apprentices employed in a trade or industry-related occupation. This is the first term of the third year of the general journeyman inside wire electrician Apprenticeship related training. This course will provide students with an introduction into motor controls, contactor, aux contactors, relays, relay logic, and basic human/machine interface.
Upon successful completion of this course, the student should be able to:
1. Understand and wire controls for motors, starters, VFD's, and the associated push-buttons and control devices.
2. Understand and demonstrate the safety practices for equipment safety and lockout techniques.
3. Demonstrate a working knowledge of the National Electrical Code.
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