Prerequisite: CMAE 1514 Safety Awareness and CMAE 1550 DC Power
Co-Requisite CMAE 1552 AC Power
This course introduces the learner to motor control components and provides them with a basic knowledge of control circuitry. The learner will build on his/her experiences for Basic Electricity by designing, building, and troubleshooting more complex circuits. Devices such as contactors, motor-starters, relays, timers, mechanical, and proximity switches are used. Electronic motor controls and programmable devices such as variable frequency drives are introduced.
Transfer Curriculum Goal(s): none