Electrical Controls Connections & Ladder Logic


Industrial Electricity Course

            This in-depth program teaches knowledge and builds skills on electrical safety, control circuits, AC motors, ladder logic and troubleshooting.

            The information in this course  will enable the trainee to construct and troubleshoot electrical control circuits.  More than 300 topics are covered in 12 units of study. 30 job activities provide "hands-on" experience using the Hale Electrical Controls Drill Station Trainer.

            Online web based lessons allows trainees to learn at their own pace and convenience.  Over 1000 images illustrate electrical components and circuit operation.

           Optional computer based training simulations reinforce electrical safety and demonstrate the operation of a variety of control circuits including pushbutton stations, motor starters and interlocks.

   On the Job Training --  Off the Job

☑   Learning is Hands On

☑   Each topic is introduced and immediately put into practice

☑   Learn it Today - Use it Tomorrow

Electrical Controls Drill Station Trainer®



            At the completion of the Electrical Controls, Connections & Ladder Logic course, the trainee will be able to:

  • Explain and follow appropriate safety procedures for working on electrical circuits
  • Effectively troubleshoot and repair electrical control circuits
  • Identify and test control components for proper operation
  • Draw and interpret wiring and schematic (ladder) diagrams
  • Connect, test and troubleshoot control circuits

Course Lab Exercises

  • Working Safely with Electricity
  • Electrical Controls Trainer Familiarization
  • Voltage Measurement
  • Control Transformers
  • Overcurrent Protection
  • Continuity Testers
  • Pushbutton Controls
  • Pilot Lights
  • Mechanical Limit Switches
  • Proximity Switches
  • Photoelectric Switches
  • Solenoids
  • Control Relays
  • Latching Relays
  • Time Delay Relays
  • Plug In Relays
  • Timers
  • Three Phase AC Motors
  • Non-Reversing Motor Starter
  • Reversing Motor Starter
  • Wiring Diagrams
  • Ladder Diagrams
  • Two Wire Control
  • Multiple Pushbuttons
  • Man-Off-Auto Operation
  • Manual Sequencing
  • Automatic Sequencing
  • Electrical Interlocks
  • Jogging
  • Drill Station


Hands On Technical Training is the authorized representative and sole source provider of the Hale Instructional Training Products.

  • 2017