Motor Control Basics ELCL 9066

On Campus

Our Motor Control Basics course explores various AC and DC motors and considers controls, applications, design, set-up and troubleshooting. Study electromechanical systems, four-quadrant operation, power electronic devices, power converters, close-loop control systems, scalar variable-frequency drives, current inverters, vector drives and direct torque control drives as well as electromechanical and hard-wired relay systems.

Also check out our online course: ELCL 9092 Motor Control Basics (Online)


You must have basic electrical/electronics knowledge and basic computer skills.

Hours and Fees




$447, includes a non-refundable materials fee of $100

Course Sections

There are no classes currently scheduled for this course; however, check back often to see if we have developed additional schedules for the upcoming term. If you would like to receive an email update when the 2023–24 academic year (September 2023 to August 2024) becomes available and open for registration, complete our notification sign-up form. This will also ensure you receive a notification at the start of the spring/summer term (May to August) this year.
Technology Department

Read about our textbooks policy, and remember that the Continuing Education attendance policy and closure dates differ from those for full-time college programs.