Basics of Variable Speed Drives Maintenance & Troubleshooting

UAE, Dubai
Dates flexible
Course Type
Professional Training Course
Yes (Details)
Course Fee

Course Overview

The various drive features such as operating modes, braking types, automatic restart and many others will be discussed in detail. You will learn the four basic requirements for a VSD to function properly with emphasis on typical controller faults, their causes and how they can be repaired. The concluding section of the course gives you the fundamental tools in troubleshooting VSDs confidently and effectively.

Who should take this course

This program is designed for instrumentation, control, electrical/electronic engineers and technicians, maintenance personnel, plant technical staff, and supervisors.



Course content

At the end of this workshop participants will be able to:

  • Demonstrate a sound understanding of how AC Variable Speed Drives (VSD's) work
  • Install VSDs properly
  • Select the right VSD for a given application
  • Troubleshoot VSDs competently
  • Competently explain how flux-vector control works for drive applications
  • Understand squirrel cage induction motors
  • Identify the protection and control system requirements for VSD's
  • Interface VSD's with PLCs
  • Understand the causes of motor burnout
  • Deal effectively with VSD harmonics and EMC/EMI problems

About Course Provider

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Who are we?

ZOE Talent Solutions is a global training and consulting firm that has been serving leading businesses in many countries. We specialise in capacity building and talent development solutions for individuals and organisations, through our highly customised courses and training sessions, in a wide array of disciplines.

What do we do?

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