Register for IBT’s Industrial Solutions Electrical 101 Academy

Register for IBT’s Industrial Solutions Electrical 101 Academy

Participants in this 2½ day class will increase their knowledge base and comfort level with electrical equipment maintenance.

Why Take This Class?

electricalThe instructor for this class has a background of over 20 years’ experience specializing in the application and distribution of electrical equipment and supplies to the industry, and has taught more than 2,000 students over the past 8 years.

“Companies appreciate the value and quality of this class, which we teach twice a month,” said Jim Wright, Instructor and Electrical Product Manager at IBT Industrial Solutions.  “They send people back again and again for this training experience.”

What Will You Get from This Class?

Participants in this class will:

  • Develop a comfort level working with electrical equipment
  • Get the basic “building blocks” of working with electrical equipment
  • Learn basic setup and troubleshooting
  • Understand and apply key safety concepts
  • Get hands-on practice in wiring labs

Topics Covered

The following topics are covered in this 2 ½ day class:

  • Voltage, hertz, AC/DC
  • Transformers & power supplies
  • Circuit breakers & fuses
  • Control devices & logic
  • Surge suppression
  • Motor basics & wiring
  • Meters
  • Sensors & limit switches
  • Line diagrams & symbols
  • Arc flash code
  • Lockout/tagout safety

Course Requirements

No electrical experience is required for this class.  All training materials and learning lab supplies will be provided by the instructor.

Who Should Attend?

This class is ideal for facility maintenance technicians, machine operators, and even purchasing personnel who deal with electrical equipment and its maintenance.

Class Fees, Location, and Hours

$595 tuition per student includes all training materials, lunches, a framed certificate, and a FREE Extech 400 AC clamp-on multimeter, which you will learn to use in class.

Day 1 – 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Day 2 – 8:30 am – 4:30 pm

Day 3 – 8:30 am – 12:00 noon

This class qualifies for 2.0 CEU credits.

IBT can also arrange for reasonably priced overnight accommodations for any participant.  See a current class schedule. –

IBT Electrical 101 Academy
Wichita, KS:  6/16/2015–6/18/2015
Kansas City:  5/5/2015–5/7/2015

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Register today!

Contact Gary Hense, Director of Training/Marketing Services at IBT Industrial Solutions, at (913) 428-2817 or


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