GA800 and GA500 Application Programming
|Class Name/Number:|| GA800 and GA500 Application Programming / TRM010-GA800-GA500-Applications |
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Duration: 2 Days
This class is designed for technicians and engineers who want to understand the general programming of a GA500 and GA800 variable speed drive. Students will learn to adjust parameters in the drive using both the keypad and DriveWizard, to perform function demonstrations. Basic and advanced drive parameters will be discussed as well as drive monitors. A variety of hands on exercises in class will help the student thoroughly learn what the parameters functions do and how to set them up. Students are asked to bring an application they are working on to class, so the functions learned in the class can be incorporated into their design.
Class topics include but are not limited to:
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Students will receive a copy of the class training manual as well as selected product user and instruction manuals in paper and/or electronic format.
COVID Policies During Training Classes:
Yaskawa America, Technical Training Services follows the Center for Disease Control’s (CDC’s) recommendation of social distancing at least six feet during factory training classes held at the Yaskawa America facility in Waukegan, IL. To meet these recommendations, we’ve physically rearranged the classrooms and limited the number of students enrolled in the class.
Students and instructors must adhere to Yaskawa's safety protocol for mask or face shield utilization in all Yaskawa training facilities, which follow local, state or federal mask orders or revised CDC guidelines. Students should bring with them and may wear during the class, a facemask or face shield approved by the CDC for COVID-19 face protection based on Yaskawa’s safety protocol level at the time of their scheduled class.
Yaskawa TTS provides a number of training classes for its customers that require the use of low level voltages (120vac, 208vac and 460vac). To ensure a level of safety for the student while working with training class equipment using these voltages, TTS follows an Arc Flash Policy that is consistent with NFPA 70E.
Each student attending class must wear non-melting, untreated, natural fiber long pants.
At least some prior experience programming any of Yaskawa’s 1000 series of Drives (iQpump1000, A1000, V1000, P1000, Z1000 non-bypass).You should also possess a basic knowledge of motors and inverters.
Taking the Installation and Startup for the GA500 and GA800 is highly recommended to receive a well rounded training experience.
If you're not sure if this class is right for you, call and speak with one of Yaskawa's Product Training Engineers at 1-800-YASKAWA (927-5292) dial 41.
The class is held from 8:30 am to 5:00 pm, with a one-hour lunch and two 15-minute breaks. The class consists of approximately 50% hands-on exercises and 50% lecture.
Continuing Education Units:
Continuing Education Units will be awarded to those students that attend this training class in its entirety and pass the certification test with a score of 85% Yaskawa does not provide partial CEU credits for less than 100% attendance. As an IACET Accredited Provider, Yaskawa America Inc. offers CEUs for its programs that qualify under the ANSI/IACET Standard. Yaskawa America, Inc. is accredited by IACET to offer 1.4 CEUs for this program.
Contact Yaskawa for pricing at 1-800-YASKAWA (927-5292) dial 41. The fee that you will be charged includes all training documents, a light snack each morning, and a lunch each day. Costs associated with travel, lodging, and evening meals are not included and are the student's responsibility.
To enroll in any scheduled class, go to Request Training or call 1-800-YASKAWA (927-5292), dial 41. Class sizes are limited, so call early to reserve your seat.
Yaskawa reserves the right to cancel a scheduled class at any time due to low student enrollment. In this situation, the student will be asked to reschedule or the tuition cost will be refunded. Yaskawa is not liable for any charges incurred by the customer (i.e.; airline, hotel, and rental car) due to cancellation.
A student may cancel their enrollment more than one week before the start of the class with no penalty. A student wishing to cancel their enrollment within one week of the class start date will be subject to these charges:
- The cancellation fee for end users, if canceling within one week for a scheduled factory class is 50% of the total class tuition fee.
- The cancellation fee for Drives and Motion Distributors, if canceling within one week of a scheduled factory training class is 100% of the total tuition fee.
- The cancellation fee for end users and distributors, if canceling an on-site class within three weeks of a scheduled class date is 100% of the class tuition and logistical fees.