Training http://ecmweb.com/taxonomy/term/6643/more en UC San Diego Extension's Construction Safety Training Program Offers Internships http://ecmweb.com/health-wellness/uc-san-diego-extensions-construction-safety-training-program-offers-internships <div class="node-body article-body">University of California San Diego Extension will partner with the Associated Builders and Contractors to offer a unique, accelerated safety certification program </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/health-wellness/uc-san-diego-extensions-construction-safety-training-program-offers-internships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/health-wellness/uc-san-diego-extensions-construction-safety-training-program-offers-internships#comments Health & Wellness News Training Thu, 23 Apr 2015 22:06:00 +0000 115041 at http://ecmweb.com Building and Empowering Your Team http://ecmweb.com/business-management/building-and-empowering-your-team <div class="node-body article-body">What is the one thing I need to do to build a successful residential service business?</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/business-management/building-and-empowering-your-team" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/business-management/building-and-empowering-your-team#comments Business Management Training Silver Mon, 20 Apr 2015 16:59:00 +0000 114291 at http://ecmweb.com 'Solar Ready Vets' Expanding to 10 Military Bases http://ecmweb.com/training/solar-ready-vets-expanding-10-military-bases <div class="node-body article-body">The Obama Administration is announcing actions to drive growth in the solar industry while also supporting our veterans.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/training/solar-ready-vets-expanding-10-military-bases" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/training/solar-ready-vets-expanding-10-military-bases#comments Around the Circuit News Training Fri, 10 Apr 2015 15:35:00 +0000 113671 at http://ecmweb.com <p>Last Friday at Hill Air Force Base in Utah, President Obama announced the expansion of the Solar Ready Vets program, a joint effort between the Department of Energy and Department of Defense to train active military personnel for careers in the solar energy industry. | White House photo.</p> Website for Careers in Security Industry Launched http://ecmweb.com/training/website-careers-security-industry-launched <div class="node-body article-body">The Electronic Security Association has launched GetIntoSecurity.com, the first website devoted exclusively to careers in the electronic security industry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/training/website-careers-security-industry-launched" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/training/website-careers-security-industry-launched#comments News Training Tue, 31 Mar 2015 20:25:00 +0000 112221 at http://ecmweb.com Troubleshooting Motor Control Circuits — Part 2 http://ecmweb.com/motors/troubleshooting-motor-control-circuits-part-2 <div class="node-body article-body">In Part 1 of this two-part series, we presented a 3-phase, 480VAC motor circuit with its associated controls. We stepped through a logical, systematic approach to troubleshoot the main power portion of the circuit from the incoming power location through the fused disconnect, starting contacts, and overloads to the motor. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/motors/troubleshooting-motor-control-circuits-part-2" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/motors/troubleshooting-motor-control-circuits-part-2#comments Motors Contractor Training Silver Thu, 19 Mar 2015 17:42:00 +0000 111061 at http://ecmweb.com Residential Service Truck Success http://ecmweb.com/business-management/residential-service-truck-success <div class="node-body article-body">Without a doubt, one of the most frustrating aspects of running a service business is having your electrician leave the job and drive to the nearest supply house because he didn’t have the part in stock on the service truck to complete the job. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/business-management/residential-service-truck-success" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/business-management/residential-service-truck-success#comments Business Management Training Silver Thu, 19 Mar 2015 16:59:00 +0000 111051 at http://ecmweb.com Central Pennsylvania IEC Awarded Apprenticeship Program Grant http://ecmweb.com/training/central-pennsylvania-iec-awarded-apprenticeship-program-grant <div class="node-body article-body">The Central Pennsylvania Chapter of the Independent Electrical Contractors (IEC) has been awarded a $50,000 Apprenticeship Program Grant from the Pennsylvania Department of Labor & Industry.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/training/central-pennsylvania-iec-awarded-apprenticeship-program-grant" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/training/central-pennsylvania-iec-awarded-apprenticeship-program-grant#comments News Training Thu, 19 Mar 2015 14:30:00 +0000 111211 at http://ecmweb.com Lisa F. Young/iStock/Thinkstock 9 Ways to Minimize Motor Vibration http://ecmweb.com/galleries/9-ways-minimize-motor-vibration <div class="field-byline"> EC&amp;M Staff </div> <div class="node-body gallery-body">How basic checks and an inquisitive attitude can help electrical technicians maximize overall equipment reliability. </div> <div class="field-interstitial-ads-frequency"> <span>Interstitial Ads Frequency:&nbsp;</span> -1 </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/galleries/9-ways-minimize-motor-vibration" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/galleries/9-ways-minimize-motor-vibration#comments Motors Galleries Contractor Training Mon, 23 Feb 2015 13:03:00 +0000 109151 at http://ecmweb.com Preparation Pays Off http://ecmweb.com/business-management/preparation-pays <div class="node-body article-body">"If we don’t rise to the level of our competition, we sink to the level of our preparation.”</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/business-management/preparation-pays" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/business-management/preparation-pays#comments Business Management Training Silver Mon, 16 Feb 2015 17:59:00 +0000 108381 at http://ecmweb.com Troubleshooting Motor Control Circuits — Part 1 http://ecmweb.com/motors/troubleshooting-motor-control-circuits-part-1 <div class="node-body article-body">When you get the call, “The motor won’t start,” you’d best have a logical and systematic plan in place to approach the problem. “Easter egging” just doesn’t work unless you happen to be very lucky! </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://ecmweb.com/motors/troubleshooting-motor-control-circuits-part-1" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://ecmweb.com/motors/troubleshooting-motor-control-circuits-part-1#comments Motors Contractor Training Silver Mon, 16 Feb 2015 16:50:00 +0000 108411 at http://ecmweb.com