Controls Basics

Delve into the realm of motor systems with a specialized training that comprehensively covers motor contactors, manual motor starters, and motor soft starts.  This HANDS-ON course equips participants with the knowledge and practical skills required to design, install, troubleshoot, and maintain these critical components, enabling efficient and reliable motor operations across various industrial and commercial applications.

  • Introduction to motor controls
  • Motor contactors
  • Manual motor starters
  • Motor Soft starts
  • Control logic interlocking and real-world applications
  • Troubleshooting and maintenance

By completing this training, participants will be equipped with a comprehensive understanding of motor contactors, manual motor starters, and soft starts, along with the ability to design, install, troubleshoot, and optimize motor control systems.  Whether you are an electrical engineer, technician, or maintenance professional, this course empowers you to efficiently manage motor-driven machinery, enhance energy efficiency, and contribute to the smooth operations of a wide range of industrial processes.

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This class is held in partnership with Electric Motor Shop.



Additional information

Dates & Time
    • September 16 & 17, 2024
      • Monday AND Tuesday
      • 8:00 am – 12:00 pm each day
      • Deadline to register: September 9, 2024

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  • $160-$180 ETP Price*
  • $340 Non-ETP Price

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Moises Barrera


Regional Training Center
(Sorma USA)
231 S. Kelsey St.
Visalia, CA 93291

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