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Electrical & Pneumatics

  • Southeast Community College Continuing Education division offers a large number of classes geared to enhance your skills in Electrical Maintenance and Electrical Codes. These classes include theory and hands-on training provided by instructors that have years of experience working with industry and educational training. Our subject matter experts can help you and your team work through real life problems using our custom-built training equipment. This equipment will give the adult learner the opportunity to explore, research, identify, and solve exercises developed to increase their knowledge and real world application reflective of their job.

    Our list of classes rotate annually to allow adult learners the opportunity to take Electrical Maintenance classes that make sense and fit their scheduling needs. We also offer a number of Electrical Code and National Electrical Code Seminar classes that are approved by the Nebraska State Electrical Board.

    Signup today! for the Electrical classes that will help to further your knowledge and career goals in these important areas of work.

    Our rotating list of Electrical Maintenance & Codes classes include…

  • This course studies the national electrical code and helps to prepare apprentices for the exam that leads to licensing. Required book available at the SCC Campus Store, 8800 O St., or at www.sccbookstore.com and should be purchased prior to class. This course has been approved for 30 code hours by the Nebraska State Electrical Board.Gap Tuition Assistance available to those who qualify. For financial assistance options, visit the Continuing Education Financial Assistance page.
    This 12-hour seminar for licensed electricians meets the Nebraska State Electrical Act’s 12 contact hours of continuing education requirement. Code topics include writing, protection, equipment, special occupancies, code changes, and more.
    This three-day seminar covers electrical fundamentals from a troubleshooting perspective. Participants will learn what to expect in operational series, parallel and combination circuits through measuring voltage, resistance and current flow with digital multimeters. Topics include electrical terminology, Ohm’s Law, schematic reading, components, wiring, and safe work practices. To help the participants develop and retain skills, 50 percent of the time is hands-on lab time using custom training consoles. SCC staff tuition waiver does not apply.Gap Tuition Assistance available to those who qualify. For financial assistance options, visit the Continuing Education Financial Assistance page.
    Three-phase motors, motor starters, wiring, relays, timers, schematic, line logic, industrial symbology, and relay logic circuits will be covered using discussion and hands-on training equipment. Digital multimeters are provided, however, learn more by bringing the digital multimeter you normally use. SCC staff tuition waiver does not apply.Gap Tuition Assistance available to those who qualify. For financial assistance options, visit the Continuing Education Financial Assistance page.

    Prerequisite: Electrical Fundamentals (ELEC-6075) and Motor Controls & Relay Logic (ELEC-6076) or equivalent

    equivalent In this 24-hour workshop, participants will use training equipment with industry-standard devices to improve their electrical troubleshooting skills. The course includes proven tips and techniques for experts and beginners. Gap Tuition Assistance available to those who qualify. For financial assistance options, visit the Continuing Education Financial Assistance page.

    Prerequisite: None

    Basic Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC’s) for Electricians is a one day, non-credit class for Electricians that are looking for 6 hours of continuing education. This training can be used to fulfill a portion of the bi-annual, non-code recertification as prescribed by the Nebraska State Electrical Division.

    Training consists of 6 hours (3 hours lecture / 3 hours lab) that covers Basic PLC’s applicable to the Electrical trade.

    An excellent opportunity for individuals to apply theory to hands-on lab projects that reflect problems that may be encountered in one’s daily work.

    Prerequisite: Basic Electrical Knowledge

    Motor Controls for Electricians is a one day, non-credit class for Electricians that are looking for 6 hours of continuing education. This training can be used to fulfill a portion of the bi-annual, non-code recertification as prescribed by the Nebraska State Electrical Division.

    Training consists of 6 hours (3 hours lecture / 3 hours lab) that covers Motor Controls applicable to the Electrical trade.

    An excellent opportunity for individuals to apply theory to hands-on lab projects that reflect problems that may be encountered in one’s daily work.

    Prerequisite: Basic understanding of 3 Phase Motors

    Variable Frequency Drives (VFD) for Electricians is a one day, non-credit class for Electricians that are looking for 6 hours of continuing education. This training can be used to fulfill a portion of the bi-annual non-code recertification as prescribed by the Nebraska State Electrical Division.

    Training consists of 6 hours (3 hours lecture / 3 hours lab) that covers Variable Speed Motor Controls applicable to the Electrical trade.

    An excellent opportunity for individuals to apply theory to hands-on lab projects that reflect problems that may be encountered in one’s daily work.

    During this four-day course, participants with industrial experience will learn the principles of basic pneumatic and electro-pneumatic circuits starting with using a computer layout and simulation program. After any problems with the simulated pneumatic circuits have been diagnosed and fixed, then the circuits will be constructed and operated on the trainer board using actual valves, cylinders, and compressed air. SCC staff tuition waiver does not apply. Gap Tuition Assistance available to those who qualify. For financial assistance options, visit the Continuing Education Financial Assistance page.
    This course is designed to increase skill levels for engineers, technicians, sales representatives, and anyone involved with manufacturing, process controls, energy generation or automation. Training includes lecture, reference materials and hands-on usage of actual devices such as photoelectric, inductive, capacitive, and temperature sensors. Interface to PLCs and control techniques will be covered using simulation trainer consoles. Such sensors are keys to green building automation. Gap Tuition Assistance available to those who qualify. For financial assistance options, visit the Continuing Education Financial Assistance page.
    VFDs are a green technology. They are increasingly used in electric motor speed control applications. This course gives maintenance technicians, specifiers and supervisors insights to VFD theory and operation, installation considerations, problem-solving in existing systems, and familiarity with typical setup parameters. Approximately 50 percent of the course will be hands-on with learners making wiring connections and programming parameters. Tuition includes a workbook and reference material, which will be received in class. SCC staff tuition waiver does not apply.Gap Tuition Assistance available to those who qualify. For financial assistance options, visit the Continuing Education Financial Assistance page.

    Prerequisite: Knowledge of industrial machine controls.

    This three-day session will provide general background theory, applications information and programming practice for mechanics, technicians, and engineers who specify or maintain Programmable Logic Control-based systems. Automation is used in green building engineering. Class size is limited to 12 to permit hands-on practice using an AutomationDirect software and simulator workstations.Gap Tuition Assistance available to those who qualify. For financial assistance options, visit the Continuing Education Financial Assistance page.

    Prerequisite: Basic AutomationDirect PLC (ELEC-6331)

    This three-day class is an extension of the AutomationDirect DS-5 programming class. Students begin with a review of the software package, basic PLC instructions, and their applications. Moving forward they will proceed to more involved subject areas, including accumulator operations, pointers, shift registers, and drum sequencer. Gap Tuition Assistance available to those who qualify. For financial assistance options, visit the Continuing Education Financial Assistance page.

    Prerequisite: Knowledge of industrial machine controls

    This three-day session will provide general background theory, applications information and programming practice for mechanics, technicians, and engineers who specify or maintain PLC-based systems. Class size is limited to 12 to permit hands-on practice using Allen-Bradley PLCs and RSLogix 500 and RSLinx on training workstation. SCC staff tuition waiver does not apply.Gap Tuition Assistance available to those who qualify. For financial assistance options, visit the Continuing Education Financial Assistance page.

    Prerequisite: Basic Allen-Bradley PLCs (ELEC-6078) or equivalent

    This three-day session is intended to provide the skills needed to write, enter and test ladder logic programs using advanced programming instructions such as comparison, move, program control, shift registers, data handling, sequencers, indirect addressing, interrupts and other topics. Gap Tuition Assistance available to those who qualify. For financial assistance options, visit the Continuing Education Financial Assistance page.

    Prerequisite: Basic Allen-Bradley PLCs (ELEC-6078) or equivalent

    In this three-day training, participants will receive an introduction to the “Logix” family of Allen-Bradley Controllers. Topics include an overview of Logix family hardware, an introduction to the RS5000 software, basic ladder logic programming, time, counter, math, compare, tags, organizing projects, uploading/downloading, online editing, and more. Hands-on training provided with Allen Bradley PLCs and custom designed training stations. SCC staff tuition waiver does not apply.Gap Tuition Assistance available to those who qualify. For financial assistance options, visit the Continuing Education Financial Assistance page.

    Prerequisite: Familiarity with machine controls and a basic understanding of programming PLCs

    Students will learn how to program an Industrial HMI Touch Panel for operator interface with various brands of PLCs. Entry and display of variables, operator prompt statistical data display, and alarm messages will be developed and tested on the trainer console with PLC and AutomationDirect C-More HMI Gap Tuition Assistance available to those who qualify. For financial assistance options, visit the Continuing Education Financial Assistance page.