On-Site Course Offering

“It was a pleasure to work with United Electric in satisfying the training needs of our Metro Systems Maintenance department. United Electric’s training department went to great lengths to not only present the information we requested, but to customize the course material to better suit our training needs. The course materials and documentation provided were excellent.”  
Timothy Fowler, MTA Office of Training and Development  

All of our courses can be brought directly to you at your facility or let United’s training development team customize an offering to your specific individual needs. Our trainers are professionals in adult learning and can adapt training to meet your specific requirements.

Competent Person Training for Occupational Exposure to Silica

Date:  Flexible Times to meet your needs
Course Description:  OSHA has passed new silica regulations which require very specific actions for training equipment modification, written  program development, and more.  Learn the important compliance issues necessary to be a competent in handling silica.  September 23rd is the deadline for compliance.
Course Cost: Call for quote
Location: Our location or yours

Confined Space

Date:  Flexible Times to meet your needs
Course Description:  This course will show you how to work in a confined space environment to maximize safety for you and those around you.
Course Cost: Call for quote
Location: Our location or yours

CPR/AED & First Aid Certification

Date:  4 Hours of Training (2 Year Certification), Flexible Times to meet your needs
Course Description:  This course teaches adult CPR, AED, and First Aid.  It is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that teaches critical skills needed to manage and respond to a first aid, choking or sudden cardiac arrest emergency.
Course Cost: Call for quote
Location: Our location or yours

Concept Training

Date:  Flexible Times to meet your needs
Course Description:  This Customized Concept Training is the IEC-compliant programming software for select Schneider/Modicon Quantum, Compact, and Momentum PLCs.  In this class, students will learn to configure a Concept project, create and document logic, connect and download to controllers, and debug systems.  The course can be tailored to students who are just learning about PLCs or experienced students who would benefit from training that compares Concept to other software packages provided by Schneider or even other PLC software manufacturers.
Course Cost: Call for quote & details
Location: Our location or yours

 

Defensive Driving

Date:  6 Hours of Training, Flexible Times to meet your needs
Course Description:  This course will provide you with standard accident-preventing techniques. Upon completion, a 10% insurance reduction is attainable for Delaware drivers.
Course Cost: Call for quote
Location: Our location or yours

Free Sales Tax Class for Contractors (MD, VA, DC)

Date:  Flexible Times to meet your needs – 1 hour scheduled upon request
Course Description:  Don’t wait for a Sales Tax Audit to learn the laws. Come learn about the govern sales tax laws for contractors and get your questions answered.
Course Cost: Free
Location: Our location or yours

Free Sales Tax Class for Contractors (MD, NJ, PA)

Date:  Flexible Times to meet your needs – 1 hour scheduled upon request
Course Description:  Don’t wait for a Sales Tax Audit to learn the laws. Come learn about the govern sales tax laws for contractors and get your questions answered.
Course Cost: Free
Location: Our location or yours

Intro to PLCs

Date:  Flexible Times to meet your needs – 1 hour scheduled upon request
Course Description:  Learn the basics of PLC’s. This four (4) hour class will cover the PLC Types, Components, Troubleshooting and more.
Course Cost: Call for quote
Location: Our location or yours

NFPA 70E Arc Flash Certification Course

Date:  1 Full Day – scheduled upon request
Course Description:  This course meets the requirements of training as defined by OSHA and NFPA 70E for the “Qualified Worker”.  NFPA 70E Arc Flash also meets the requirements of training as defined in NFPA 70E, Chapter 1, Article 110.2 and OSHA 1910.332.
Course Cost: Call for a quote
Location: Our location or yours

ProWorx 32 Training

Date:  Flexible Times to meet your needs
Course Description:  This customized ProWorx 32 Training is the 984 Ladder Logic programming software for most legacy Schneider/Modicon PLCs.  In this class, students will learn to configure a ProWorx 32 project, create and document logic, connect and download to controllers, and debug systems.  The course can be tailored to students who are just learning about PLCs or experienced students who would benefit from training that compares ProWorx 32 to other software packages provided by Schneider or even other PLC software manufacturers.
Course Cost: Call for quote & details
Location: Our location or yours

 

Unity Programming – 3 Day Class

Date:  3 – 8 hour days – scheduled upon request
Course Description: 
This During this course, the student will be exposed to the IEC programming languages: ladder diagram, function block diagram, structured text and sequential function chart. In addition, the student will be instructed in the basic principles of operation of a Schneider Electric Programmable Automation Controller using IEC type configuration and programming.
Course Cost: Call for a quote
Location: Our location or yours

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General Course Descriptions

2017 NEC Update – Essential for electricians, this course will update you on dozens of major code changes in the 2017 NEC. 5 CEUs for Delaware, Maryland, Pennsylvania, New Jersey, and Virginia.

Automation Courses  – United offers a wide range of Automation Courses like Intro to PLCs, Unity Programming, Vijeo Designer, M340 Quantum Hardware and Software Maintenance and VFD courses.

Hazardous Communication – Update on new OSHA regulations regarding Hazcom and review of your Hazcom program.  Hazcom is thought to be the most cited OSHA violation for 2017.

Industrial Electricity for the Multi-Craftsman – Dedicated to shedding light on electricity, how it works, how to be safe around it, how to trouble shoot basic electrical problems that are found in the industry every day. Fifty percent hands-on activity.

OSHA 10 and OSHA 30 Certification  – We offer both Construction and General Industry OSHA courses.  The 10 hour class is intended to provide workers with awareness of common job related safety and health hazards.  The 30 hour course is more in-depth and appropriate for supervisors and workers with some safety responsibility.

There are many more courses to choose from.

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Email education@unitedelectric.com for more information or to discuss your unique and customizable training requirements.