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Customer Education

Why do we offer customer education classes?

To be the best, as determined by our customers...

...is the cornerstone of Baldor's mission statement. And because you are a part of Baldor, we want to help you be the best also. Baldor is proud to offer a series of intensive education workshops designed to be more than passive seminars. Workbooks, question and answer sessions, and other structured activities assure participant interaction and involvement. Homework and hands-on training supplement these true learning experiences that promise to be beneficial in the field.

Customer Education Classes - Baldor

Baldor Education classes held on the Greenville, SC and Ft. Smith, Arkansas campuses include: Hotel, Food, transportation (from hotel to class and return) and class materials. Baldor Education Classes held at other (off-site) locations include: Lunch, snacks and class materials. Transportation and hotel are the responsibility of the student.

For all classes, airfare is the responsibility of the student.

For more detailed information, please review the Baldor Class Guidelines (PDF).

Motors

  • Fundamentals of Motors

    Students will be introduced to the history behind electric motors, as well as gain a basic understanding for how an electric motor operates. They will be exposed to the induction process, various motor components, NEMA standards, basic motor operating conditions, and how to identify the appropriate motor based on the working application and environment. Motor modifications and accessories are also included with a brief overview of the various motor starting methods and peripherals. Highlights:• Student will experience a "hands-on" motor lab and a comprehensive plant tour (if applicable). • Learn about the different ratings, speeds and enclosures of motors.• Recognize different families of motors by sight. • Learn about efficiency and what it means for your applications. • Discuss NEMA standards and how they relate to HP, RPM, voltage, service factors and frame sizes. • A brief overview of AC Motor Control Basics.

    COURSE LENGTH:

    2.5 DAYS
    Scheduled Classes
    Date
    Location
    Seats
    Registration
    Feb 19 - Feb 21, 2018
    Fort Smith, AR
    0
    Class Full
    Apr 30 - May 02, 2018
    Fort Smith, AR
    14
    Sep 10 - Sep 12, 2018
    Fort Smith, AR
    20
    Nov 05 - Nov 07, 2018
    Fort Smith, AR
    20
  • Baldor Advanced Motor Academy

    Baldor Advanced Motor Academy

    Students will receive an in depth overview of the "Features and Benefits" of the products that Baldor has to offer and how to properly select and apply the right one for specific applications.
    The course will cover many industry standards in the format of customer or user specifications.

    Students will experience two plant tours and the testing lab.
    • High Speed motor manufacturing facility (5000 motors a day)
    • "MOD Shop" and its capabilities (to take a stock motor and make itfit the customers needs)

    Prerequisites


    We require the students to have 3-5 years’ experience in the industrial motor field. Student will need to bring a laptop computer for the class to utilize the motor selections tools that Baldor has to offer.
    Scheduled Classes
    Date
    Location
    Seats
    Registration
    Apr 09 - Apr 11, 2018
    Fort Smith, AR
    16
    Oct 08 - Oct 10, 2018
    Fort Smith, AR
    25

Mechanical

  • Dodge School of Transmissioneering

    The class focuses in depth on the Dodge mechanical product lines and their key differentiators. Learn competitive features and benefits of Baldor-Dodge products. Training also includes discussion of assembly and disassembly of products with hands-on sessions. Testing is also included.

    PREREQUISITES

    3 years of industry experience preferred

    TARGET AUDIENCE

    Authorized Distributors and approved employees

    COURSE TYPE

    Instructor led class

    COURSE LENGTH

    4 DAYS

    INFORMATION

    For more information please contact your local Dodge Field Sales person
    Scheduled Classes
    Date
    Location
    Seats
    Registration
    Oct 15 - Oct 18, 2018
    Greenville, SC
    1