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Power Quality in Motor Control Applications

Power Quality in Motor Control Applications

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Power Quality in Motor Control Applications Training - Upon completion of our 6-hour live online instructor-led course, students will have a meaningful understanding of the various types of power quality disturbances associated with typical motor control techniques. They should understand the causes of these problems as well as typical means of solving or preventing these problems.


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WHO should attend

  • Industrial, Commercial, Institutional Electrical Engineers, And Electrical Maintenance Personnel
  • Consulting Electrical Engineers
  • Project Engineers
  • Design Engineers
  • Field Technicians
  • Electrical Technicians
  • Plant Operators
  • Plant Engineers
  • Electrical Supervisors
  • Managers In Charge Of Plant Electrical Infrastructure


Students receive

  • This Course Includes Our Latest Power Quality And Grounding Handbook!! (Value $20)
  • $100 Coupon Toward Any Future Electricity Forum Event (Restrictions Apply)
  • 0.6 Continuing Education Unit (CEU) Credits (6 Professional Development Hours)
  • FREE Magazine Subscription (Value $25.00)
  • Course Materials In PDF Format


Power Quality in Motor Control Applications - Course Outline


Input Circuit power quality – AC Motors                                                       

  • Across the line motor starting
  • Power Factor
  • Voltage sags due to inrush current
  • Reduced Voltage Solid State Starters                                                         
  • Harmonics during starting
  • Power factor after started


Input Circuit power quality – AC motor drives                                                         

  • 6-pulse, 12-piulse & 18-pulse input rectifiers
  • Problems caused by harmonics
  • Harmonic resonance
  • IEEE-519 limits for harmonic distortion
  • Harmonic mitigation
  • Input transient suppression


Input circuit power quality – Other power electronics equipment                 

  • 1-phase motor drives
  • Typical distortion
  • Harmonic mitigation
  • Active front end converters
  • Typical harmonics
  • Harmonic mitigation
  • SCR Controllers (DC motor drives)
  • Voltage notching
  • Remedies for notching


Output Circuit power quality                                                                                    

  • Effect of Pulsed voltage on motors
  • Voltage reflection & voltage doubling
  • Motor Bearing current
  • Typical solutions for motor protection


Electromagnetic Interference (EMI)                                                           

  • Definition of EMI and RFI
  • Sources of EMI
  • Typical remedies to protect against EMI

Wrap up



Start: 10 a.m. Eastern Time
Finish: 4:30 p.m. Eastern Time


Live Online Course Registration Fees & CEU Credits

The registration fee to attend this live online training course is $249 + GST/HST.

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Earn Continuing Education Unit (CEU) Credits

Successful completion of this course qualifies delegates to receive a certificate of course completion with indicated CEUs.


CEUs are granted by the Engineering Institute of Canada. One CEU is equivalent to 10 professional development hours of instruction.

This course earns 0.6 CEUs.

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