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TELC 0130 - Motor Control

Electrical Trades Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

Course Details

Covers the basic principles of conventional motor control for those working in an industrial setting.

Prerequisite(s)

Familiarity with wiring methods and AC Motor operation.

Credits

0.0

Cost

$623.80

Winter 2020

Below is one offering of this course for the Winter 2020 term.

CRN 70452

Tue Jan 14 - Thu Feb 13 5 Weeks

Class Meeting Times

Dates Days Times Locations
Jan 14 - Feb 13 Tue/Thu 17:00 - 20:00 BBY SE01 Rm. 219

Instructor

TBD

Course Outline

TBD – see Learning Outcomes in the interim

Cost

$623.80

Notes

  1. No textbook is required. Space is limited so early registration is highly recommended. This course DOES NOT carry a waiting list. Registration is processed on a first-come, first-served basis. Please visit this website periodically for registration updates once the course becomes full. In the case of course cancellation, students will be notified. To be successful, students must maintain at least 80% attendance record. So please make sure to provide your personal email upon registration. Please report to SE01 building. For inquiries, please send your email to BCIT_Electrical@bcit.ca

Learning Outcomes

Upon successful completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe the features of manual motor starters.
  • Draw diagrams for manual AC motor starters.
  • Connect and test manual motor starters.
  • Identification of common symbols & their application in motor control diagrams.
  • Describe the features & construction of three-phase, across-the-line magnetic motor starters.
  • Draw & label schematic diagrams for basic motor control circuits.
  • Convert between schematic & wiring diagrams.
  • Describe features of common control devices.
  • Connect & operate simple three-wire control circuits.
  • Describe features of control and time delay relays.
  • Describe features and applications of plugging switches.
  • Develop circuit diagrams involving automatic and sequence control.
  • Check fuses & perform safety isolation on a fusible disconnect switch.
  • Describe simple troubleshooting procedures for magnetic starters & controls.
  • Interpret CEC rules & regulation about magnetic motor starters.
  • Describe features of programmable relays.
  • Develop programs using relay logic.
  • Connect, operate and program programmable relays.

Effective as of Winter 2018

Books & Supplies

The BCIT bookstore carries textbooks, general reference books, software, and stationery. Please visit bcit.ca/bookstore for more information.

Winter 2020

Books for Winter 2020 offerings of this course are available in the following BCIT online bookstores. Please choose the bookstore appropriate for the offering you are considering.

BCIT Burnaby Bookstore

If you are taking this course, but are not taking it through either Distance Education or Online Learning, nor at the BCIT Downtown Campus (DTC), please purchase books for this course at the BCIT Burnaby Bookstore.

Electricians Guide To Ac Motor Control
Author Cox
Copyright 2005
Binding Spiral
Price $37.95
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