Fundamentals of Motor Controls

Course Description

In this course, students will learn: motor control symbols, operation of contractors and relays, drawing and reading motor control diagrams, control wire numbering and color coding, NEC requirements for control circuits, and motors and motor circuits. Supplemental handouts included in cost of course.

Continuing Education Credit

This course has been approved by Washington State for Electricians and Electrical Trainees.

  • Electrical Trainees: 8 hours Basic Classroom Training
  • Journey-level Electricians: 8 hours Industry Related
  • Course #: WA2019-070

Class Time:

  • 8:00AM – 5:00PM

Required Books/Materials

  • Paper
  • Pen/Pencil
  • Basic Hand Tools: Strippers, Flat screwdriver, #1 and #2 Philips – NO 10-in-1 TOOLS PLEASE!


Classroom Information