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Industrial Wiring & Electric Motors - Emporia
Industrial Wiring & Electric Motors - Emporia
Kansas Center for Career and Technical Education
When:  Mon, July 23 2018 08:00 AM - Wed, July 25 2018 04:30 PM
Location:  Flint Hills Technical College
Address:  3301 W 18th Ave, Emporia, KS 66801
Contact:  Tracey Eagon
Contact Phone:  620-235-6006


Fee for 2 1/2 day workshop = $20.00

**NOTE:  Monday & Tuesday will run 8:00 am - 4:30 pm and Wednesday will be 8:00 am - 12 noon.


  • Attendees will learn the basic fundamentals of Industrial Electricity.
  • We will cover volts, amps, and ohms - what do they mean and how do you measure them.
  • Attendees will learn wiring techniques and wiring/ladder diagrams for everything from turning a light on and off to operating a 3-phase electric motor using multiple control devices.
  • Attendees will learn the basics of measuring volts, amps, and ohms using a digital multimeter and adhering to all appropriate safety and PPE guidelines.
  • Attendees will not only learn how to perform these in a lab setting, but how to present and assess the lessons in their classroom as well.


Chris Wilson has been teaching Industrial Engineering Technology at FHTC for 5 years. Before that, he was maintenance supervisor at Camso, a manufacturer of rubber tracks in Emporia.

Chris holds a Bachelor's Degree from Emporia State University, and also holds an MT1 (Manufacturing Technician Level 1) Certification from the Manufacturing Skills Institute.

He has led several summer workshops in the past, including Hydraulics and Pneumatics, Residential Wiring, and Industrial Wiring. In his free time, Chris likes to fish, hunt, and spend time with his family.

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