• Program: Heating, Ventilation, Air Conditioning and Refrigeration
  • Course: 1PH Motors and Auxiliary Controls
  • Course #: HVAC1010
  • Total Credits: 2

Course Description

This course covers the basic fundamentals of motors. This course will also teach the student to maintain, operate and service motors and auxiliary controls. This course will cover the characteristics of hazardous wastes and its safe handling, storage, and disposal.

Course Evaluation

Refer to Course Syllabus for detailed information regarding the requirements and evaluation standards for this course. The Course Syllabus will be distributed the first week of the course.

Disability Services

Hennepin Technical College offers reasonable accommodations to qualified students with disabilities. If you have a documented disability that may require accommodations, contact the college’s Disability Services Director: Sara Laviolette at Brooklyn Park (763-488-2477) or Jean Kreutter at Eden Prairie (952-995-1544).

Course Goals

The following goals will be addressed in the course:
Identify electromagnetism
Identify electromagnetism as it applies to inductance
Identify electromagnetism as it applies to motors
Identify electromagnetism as it applies to relays/contactors
Identify electromagnetism as it applies to start relays
Troubleshoot electromagnetic components
Repair electromagnetic components
Identify single speed motors
Identify multi-speed motors
Identify adjustable speed drives
Identify dual voltage motors
Troubleshoot electrical motors
Repair electrical motors

Credit Details
  • Lecture: 1
  • Lab: 1
  • MnTC Goal: 0
Course Details
  • Prerequisites:  HVAC1000
  • Campus: Brooklyn Park/Eden Prairie

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