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Variable Frequency Drives

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Synopsis: This electrical training course will introduce you to variable frequency drives (VFDs) and the reasons for their application in controlling the rotational speed of motors and other electrical equipment.
Start Time: Thursday, October 24, 2013 8:30 AM
End Time: Thursday, October 24, 2013 3:45 PM
Location: New Brunswick Campus Wide
Address: No Street Address
Campus: College Avenue
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: See website
Sponsor: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education
Category: Workshop, Course
Web Site:
Contact Name: Carol Broccoli
Contact Email:
Contact Phone: (732) 932-9271 ext. 618
Additional Information:

While most control circuits used in industrial or commercial applications still use mechanical operating systems, the application of VFDs is increasing as a way to reduce power consumption and other operating costs.

This VFD Electrical Training Course Will Cover:

  • VFD theory, operation and applications
  • New installations and startup
  • Control status monitoring/VFD fault troubleshooting
  • Feedback controls
  • Maintaining, servicing and operating VFDs
Target Audience: General Public