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VFDs - Introduction to Variable Frequency Drives, pt. 1

Course number
VFDs
Cost
Free (price subject to change)
Venue
In-Class
Schedule
  • Burnaby
    Apr 16, 2021
    1pm-5pm (**end times are approximate) / 0.5 day

Synopsis:

Fundamentals Classroom Session

Attendees will gain a fundamental understanding, and practical guide, for the application of VFDs in industrial and municipal service with a focus on performance and reliability.

  • Basics of AC induction motors
  • Basics of VFD topology & motor control methods
  • Power & motor reliability
  • VFD reliability & equipment protection features
  • Common fault conditions & avoidance by design and protection
  • Application studies & peer discussions
Note: This course features a 0.5 day classroom session in the morning with a 0.5 day hands on workshop in the afternoon. 

Prerequisites:

None