DC Motor Basics

3.8 4 Reviews SKU: ELDCM0CENDuration: 60 Minutes

Anyone who is responsible for maintaining direct current (DC) motors in an industrial facility must have a thorough understanding of the specific principles of operation, parts, and construction of DC motors. This course describes the principles of operation in a DC motor, DC motor parts, and how a DC motor is constructed.

Course Details


Training Time: 60 minutes

Compatibility: Desktop Only

Based on: Industry Standards and Best Practices

Languages: English

Learning Objectives

  • Describe motor action in a DC motor.
  • Discuss armature reaction.
  • List the major parts of a typical DC motor.
  • List three basic ways a DC motor can be constructed.

Customer Reviews




Michael B. Verified Customer


A great beginner guide for DC motors, or refresher

“A great beginner guide for DC motors, or refresher.”

Emmett U. Verified Customer


Great Course!

“Great Course!”

Mark F. Verified Customer


Doesn't start with basics. Doesn't have enough details.

“Doesn't start with basics. Doesn't have enough details.”

Bryan M. Verified Customer

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