Installation and Testing of Three Phase Process Control Systems

Offered by – MITD

Course Overview

  • Introduction to Single Phase and Three Phase Systems
  • Level of voltages as defined under BS 7671:2008 – IEE Wiring Regulations (17th Edn.)
  • Technical Definitions
  • Protection for Safety as defined under BS 7671:2008 IEE Wiring Regulations. (17th Edn.)
  • Types and Selection of Protective Devices – Fuses – Miniature Circuit Breakers – Moulded Case Circuit Breakers – Thermal Overload Relays – Motor Protection Circuit Breakers – Residual Current Devices – Smart Protective devices – Over/Under Voltage Protective devices
  • Cable Sizing as defined under BS 7671:2008 – IEE Wiring Regulations(17th Edn.)
  • Types and Selection of Contactors
  • Three Phase loads – Star and Delta Configurations
  • Three Phase Motors – Squirrel Cage Motors – Slip Ring Motors – Pole Changing ( Dahlander ) Motors
  • Practical Exercises
  • Three Phase Motor Starters – Direct on Line – Stator Resistance – Star Delta – Rotor Resistance
  • Testing of Three Phase Systems – Phase Rotation Test – Insulation Tests – Continuity Tests on Protective Earth Conductors – Megger tests on Three Phase Motors – Troubleshooting skills Each of the above topic areas are back up by practical exercises during the course.

Study mode

Part time


12 weeks

Awarding Body



Several intakes per year depending on demand.

Entry Requirements

  • The course is aimed at supervisors, maintenance managers, engineers & technicians and students who are interested in understanding three phase systems industrial control circuits. The course uses a ‘hands-on’ practical approach to reinforce the theoretical aspects of the training. Practical tasks on three phase motor starters are undertaken.

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