City and Guilds Motor Principles

Normally taken as an extension to the three-day Basic Electrical course, this course focuses on the theory and practical issues related to electrical motors.

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Companies intending to task non-electrical personnel with routine electrical duties on low voltage electrical equipment and systems will find it particularly useful.

It’s also ideal as a stand-alone or independent course for those requiring specific information and training relating to the basic electrical maintenance of motors, control devices and associated accessories.

Course content

  • AC and DC motor principles.
  • Methods of starting.
  • Methods of connection.
  • Testing procedures.
  • Fault finding techniques.
  • Introduction to speed control.
  • Discussion and questions.
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