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TELC 0166 - Advanced Motor Control

Electrical Trades Part-time Studies Course

School of Construction and the Environment

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Course Details

Covers principles of advanced Motor Control and the features of 'soft-start' controllers for those working in a modern industrial environment.


TELC 0130



This course was retired after the Winter 2018 term and is no longer offered through BCIT Part-time Studies.

Learning Outcomes

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

  • Develop ladder logic diagrams from schematic diagrams.
  • Describe the operation and characteristics of smart (programmable) relays.
  • Utilize smart relays to provide process control.
  • Describe operation and features of 'soft-start' controllers.
  • Connect and operate 'soft-start' controllers.
  • Describe basic troubleshooting procedures.

Effective as of Spring/Summer 2007

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