FLANDERS Training Academy

Our subject matter experts provide high-quality classroom and hands-on training to customers worldwide. We also provide training on systems that we have engineered and commissioned and onsite, custom-designed programs specifically tailored to your company’s needs. To see the full class schedule, please visit the online registration page.

 

We offer classes on AC and DC Motors, Power System Protection, AC & DC Drives, and Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC). We also provide training on systems that we have engineered and commissioned and onsite, custom-designed programs specifically tailored to your company’s needs. Class descriptions and details below:

 

AC & DC Motor Fundamentals

The DC & AC motors course is an introduction to motor fundamentals. The course focuses on electrical principles, AC and DC motor theory, AC and DC motor components as well as preventative maintenance strategies. We can modify this course to include hands-on skill labs or only one motor type to fit your needs.

Class Duration 1 to 2 day(s)

 

Simatic S7-300/400 PLC Programming 1

Siemens Step 7 Classic is a powerful, integrated software solution for automation, and includes the programming environment necessary for Siemens programmable logic controllers. This course is designed for S7-300/400 users who are involved with developing or maintaining automation systems and their respective application programs. This course is divided between 60 percent lecture material and 40 percent hands-on lab exercises for students, including development with Siemens PLC hardware and Step 7 software. At the conclusion of the course, students will possess a working knowledge of Siemens Step 7 Classic software and the ability to create a functional project in Step 7 from scratch including the configuration and programming of local I/O.

Class Duration: 3.5 days

 

S120 AC Drives

Siemens Sinamics S120 is a family of AC drives designed for both single and mulit axis integration applications with vector and servo functionality. This course is designed for S120 users who are involved with developing or maintaining drive systems and their respective applications. This course is divided between 40 percent lecture material and 60 percent hands-on lab exercises for students, including basic AC motor and drive theory, drive hardware familiarization and commissioning with Siemens’ STARTER programming software. At the conclusion of the course, students will possess a working knowledge of Siemens S120 AC Drive and the STARTER software. They will be able to create a functional project from scratch including the configuration and programming of basic control functions, communications and local I/O.

Class Duration: 3.5 days

 

6RA80 DCM DC Drives

Siemens Sinamics DCM is a family of DC drives designed for applications with comprehensive DC motor control and increased integration functionality. This course is designed for DCM users who are involved with developing or maintaining drive systems and their respective applications. This course is divided between 40 percent lecture material and 60 percent hands-on lab exercises for students, including basic DC motor and drive theory, drive hardware familiarization and commissioning with Siemens’ STARTER programming software. At the conclusion of the course, students will possess a working knowledge of Siemens DCM 6RA80 DC Drive and the STARTER software. They will be able to create a functional project from scratch including the configuration and programming of basic control functions, communications and local I/O.

Class Duration: 3.5 days

 

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