Electronic Control Systems

Competencies

  • Electronic power and control systems safety rules
  • Connect and test a DC power supply
  • Install and test a solid-state relay
  • Install and test analog electronic sensors
  • AC variable frequency drive
  • Transfer programs to programmable controller using a PC
  • Create a basic PLC ladder-style program
  • Install and test basic PLC components
  • Basic troubleshooting

Industry Standard

Industrial Technology Maintenance Level I

Performance

  • Assessment Type: CAR
  • MET-TEC Inspection: N/A
  • Performance Affidavit: Submitted online via evaluator

Theory

  • 75 questions
  • 90-minute time limit
  • Proctor required
  • Paper version available
  • Retake policy

Cost

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Study Material

  • From NIMS: None at this time
  • Endorsed Third-Party Materials: Goodheart-Willcox (textbook), Amatrol (e-learning)