14 - Motors and motor protection

This course will help you better understand the motors used in pumps and how to protect them to prolong their life.

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Course overview

Modules: 3
Completion time
Completion time: 12 minutes
Difficulty level
Difficulty level: Basic
This course is part of a learning track
This course is part of a Learning Track

Course overview


Electric motors

Identify the components of an electric motor and learn how to calculate its efficiency.

Motor protection and the common causes of faults in motors

Identify the common causes of faults in motors.


Dedicated motor protection device

Learn about the importance of pump protection devices.

Test your knowledge

Answer a few questions to test what you've learned