Automatic Transfer Switches

A review of what Automatic Transfer Switches (ATS) do, their components, and basic troubleshooting. 

What's covered?


     This course is organized into the following lessons:

  • Safety
  • Theory and Operation
  • ATS Types
  • ATS Components
  • ATS Inspections
  • ATS Controller Types
  • Simple Troubleshooting 

    The hands-on labs for this course include:
  • Control Panel Navigation
  • Inspections
  • Troubleshooting


By the end of this course, students will:
•  Have a general knowledge of the operational theory on various types of ATS’s
• Be able to work around and on ATS’s safely
• Be able to identify the different types of standard ATS’s
• Learn the proper techniques for ATS’s checks during a preventative maintenance visit
• Understand the operation and navigation through different types of controllers
• Learn and Be able to perform basic ATS troubleshooting