2022-2023 Academic Catalog 
    
    Jan 30, 2023  
2022-2023 Academic Catalog

INEL 25010 - Reversing Motor Control

0.33 CR
Many motor applications require the motor to be reversed at times. This module will cover the most common method used to reverse an electric motor, as well as the most common methods used to provide safety when reversing a motor. Additionally, the student will learn about the different modes of operation that can be selected and the controls used to select these modes.

Course Learning Outcomes:
  1. Select, analyze, install, and use alternating current motors, motor starters, and control circuits.
  2. Apply industry-specific terminology to explain or discuss motor operations with industry professionals.
  3. Demonstrate safe working conditions in accordance with state and federal regulations.
  4. Distinguish the basic components which comprise electric motor control.
  5. Design and wire basic full voltage reversing and non-reversing combination starters.
  6. Explain the basic control schematics of common motor control circuits.