IAOM has partnered with Cowley College of Arkansas City, KS in the development of a 3-day electrical training course to be offered as one of IAOM’s valuable educational programs this spring. This course will be held March 12-14, at the Cowley College Walker Technology Building in Ark City, Kansas, located at 209 S 4th St. The agenda will include a variety of topics related to electrical knowledge in the mill environment. Training topics include:
Electrical Energy and Sources of Electricity
Static Electricity and Magnetism
Voltage, Current and Resistance, Ohms Law, The Power Law, AC and DC Currents, Meters
Series and Parallel Circuits
Electrical Symbols and Diagrams (Simple Circuits)
Electrical Circuits (Series, Parallel, Combination)
Reading Electrical Diagrams (Pt. 2, Buss and Ladder Diagrams, Complex Circuits)
Fuses, Circuit Breakers, Overload Relays
Single Phasing (of 3-phase motors)
Motor Starters and Control Relays (Control Feedback)
Transformers (AC to AC and Diode Rectified AC to DC)
Motor Starter Circuit Troubleshooting
Electric Motors, 3-Phase, Single Phase, DC
Causes of Motor Failure
Wiring a Motor Starter
Troubleshooting of Components/Circuits
Working with real world components, students in this “hands-on” electrical training course will learn how to identify electrical problems plain and simple. This 3-day electrical troubleshooting and knowledge building training was created to bring students up to speed in their electrical skills as quickly and safely as possible, and it was designed to cover the most commonly performed electrical troubleshooting tasks mill staff face in their job every day in a flour mill. For the novice or experienced electrician, this training course provides a no-nonsense, practical and real world systematic approach to electrical troubleshooting. Make an investment in your company’s future by attending IAOM’s Electrical Training course.
Class sizes are limited and will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Applications received without payment will be placed on a waiting list. Confirmation as a participant in each course will be sent upon receipt of payment. Please do not make travel plans that cannot be easily canceled until you receive notice of confirmation or cancellation, which you will receive no later than four weeks prior to the course start date.
Course Fees: IAOM Member – $1075 | Nonmember – $1150
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Best Western Plus Patterson Park Inn
6100 Patterson Parkway, Arkansas City, KS 67005
P: 620.307.6767 F: 620.307.6769 D: 316.633.2995
IAOM has reserved a block of rooms at a special rate of $99/night (+taxes) at the Best Western Plus Patterson Park Inn for course participants. Rooms include complimentary hot breakfast and wi-fi in addition to the other hotel amenities. To book a room, please click on this booking link: https://www.bestwestern.com/en_US/book/hotel-rooms.17137.html?groupId=6H6EI2Y4
Or contact the hotel at +1-620-307-6767 and ask for the “IAOM” rate.
Reservations must be made by February 23, 2024
The closest airport to the Cowley College Arkansas City campus is in Wichita, Kansas (ICT), or you may choose to fly into Oklahoma City (OKC) or Kansas City (MCI) and drive to campus.
Delta Air Lines is pleased to offer special discounts for INTERNATIONAL ASSOCIATION OF OPERATIVE MILLERS
Please click here to book your flights. SkyMiles members will earn miles booking via this discount link.
You may also call Delta Meeting Network® at 1.800.328.1111* Monday–Friday, 8:00 a.m. – 6:30 p.m. (EST) and refer to Meeting Event Code NM3KJ
*Please note there is not a service fee for reservations booked and ticketed via our reservation 800 number.
If cancellation is between 28-60 days of the program date, 25% of the tuition is non-refundable. 100% of the tuition may be transferred to another person.
If cancellation is less than 27 days of the program date, 100% of the tuition is non-refundable. 100% of the tuition may be transferred to another person. Severe extenuating circumstances will be considered individually.
Although we do not anticipate any changes, we do reserve the right to cancel an event at our discretion. In the event of course cancellation, 100% of the tuition will be eligible for refund or transferable to another course.