Fundamentals of VFD Wiring and Commissioning

Overview: At the completion of this class, students will be able to install, wire, and commission a VFD for various applications.

This three day class will cover VFD theory, motor theory, input protection, output protection, dynamic braking, encoder feedback, safety (applying safe-off), basic parameter programming, wiring (students will wire their own workstations), basic application programming, and hands-on testing and troubleshooting using various test and measurement equipment.

Students will complete this class with the ability to install, test, start-up, and troubleshoot basic VFD applications and installations.


  • VFD Fundamentals
  • AC Motor Fundamentals
  • Installation Considerations
  • Power and Control Wiring Configurations
  • VFD Operation and Parameter Adjustments
  • Testing VFD Power Components
  • Motor Measurements and Troubleshooting
  • Voltage and Current Measurements using
  • VOM and Clamp-on Ammeter
  • Testing and Troubleshooting

Course Details

  1. Duration: 3 Day(s)
  2. Cost: $1695.0

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