Programme Brief

The Electric Motor Control course is ideally suited for electricians, engineers, technicians and maintenance personnel. This course attempts to present the technical subject of electric motor controls in a language as non-technical as possible.

Learning outcomes include:

  • Understanding the basic components which comprise electric motor control
  • Being able to design and wire basic full voltage reversing and non-reversing combination starters
  • Being able to select contactors and starters
  • Understanding the basic control schematics of common reduced voltage starters.

The duration of this course is 30 contact hours.

Why study Electric Motor Control at SBCS?

  • Instructors are certified, highly skilled and experienced practitioners who bring their knowledge and work experience to the classroom
  • Course is career oriented. The curriculum was developed to meet the needs of the current marketplace
  • Course is over 80% practical, hands-on training. Emphasis is placed on practical training and the application of the knowledge taught
  • Modern, fully equipped labs. You learn using the same equipment you will encounter in the field
  • Convenient class schedules. Classes are offered on a part-time basis, which allows working individuals to balance their work and educational needs

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Champs Fleurs

Start Date End Date Days Time Cost
03-Mar-18 12-May-18 Sat 8:30am - 11:30am $2,800
21-Jul-18 22-Sep-18 Sat 8:30am - 11:30am $2,800


San Fernando

Start Date End Date Days Time Cost
03-Mar-18 12-May-18 Sat 8:30am - 11:30am $2,800
02-Jun-18 04-Aug-18 Sat 8:30am - 11:30am $2,800


Please note: All information provided is subject to change without prior notice.

What's Next?

  • 2 months
  • Champs Fleurs, San Fernando

Entry Requirement: Basic knowledge in Electricity and/or Electronics

  • Administration fee: $150 to be paid on registration.
  • Registration deadline: One week before the scheduled start date of the class.
  • Late Administration fee: $175 will be charged if registration is within one week of the scheduled start date of the course.
  • Payment Plan: A credit price, usually 10% more than the cash price, is available if necessary.  The down payment is 60% of the credit price plus the administration fee. The remainder is paid in installments before the end of the course.

For further details please email or call the numbers below:

  • Champs Fleurs – (868) 663-7227 extensions 1094/5/8
  • San Fernando – (868) 652-2388 / (868) 653-6331 / (868) 657-2681 extensions 1430/1/2