Automation Training

WEG Electric Corp - Training Room
6655 Sugarloaf Parkway
Duluth, GA 30097

AST0 - Distributor Sales Training - Drives, Soft-Starters and Controls

This class will provide the distributor with basic knowledge of Drives, Soft-Starters and Industrial Control products from WEG. Drives and Soft-Starters will include some hands on training to familiarize the student with basic programming.

Course length: 2.5 days

Prerequisites: Basic understanding of electricity and industrial applications

Date: June 20, 2017 - June 22, 2017

Date: September 12, 2017 - September 14, 2017

Date: December 12, 2017 - December 14, 2017

AST1 - Drives and Soft-Starters Basic Commissioning for Distributors

This class will give the distributor fundamental tools required to perform a certified start up on a WEG Drive or Soft-Starters. Topics included will be cold power checks and wiring confirmation, programming common functions such as current limit, accel/decel ramp, min/max speed, torque limits, PID loops, etc. Successful participant will receive a certificate for “Certified Start-up Technician”.

Course length: 3 days

Prerequisites: AST0 or similar experience with VFDs

Date: April 18, 2017 - April 20, 2017

Date: June 13, 2017 - June 15, 2017

Date: October 17, 2017 - October 19, 2017

AST2 - Pump Genius

This class will teach the participant the fundamentals of WEG’s Pump Genius software. Topics include basic set up of the Pump Genius system and use of the Pump Genius wizard. With hands on demos the student will learn how to set up simplex and multiplex pump systems, set up process set point and feedback control loops, configure engineering units for displays, and set up and troubleshooting of faults and alarms. Successful participant will receive a “Certified Pump Genius” Certificate indicating competence in design and start-up of Pump Genius systems.

Course length: 2 days

Prerequisites: AST0 or AST1 or similar work experience plus basic understanding of simplex and multiplex booster pump systems

Date: April 4, 2017 - April 5, 2017

Date: May 2, 2017 - May 3, 2017

Date: July 11, 2017 - July 12, 2017