CM-ET Road Technician Classes

CM-ET Road Technician Certification


St. Louis, MO
March 7 & 8, 2017
9am - 5pm
America's Center

$240 Non-Member
$120 Member and IATSE
$60 Student/Early Career Member


IATSE members attend at member rates. Non-member students and Non-member Early Career attend at student rates. Contact for your discount code.


Columbus McKinnon Entertainment, a leader in lifting and positioning equipment for the entertainment industry, will be holding a Road Technician Certification Class in St. Louis, MO. Designed for advanced motor technicians, this 16-hour class will give students hands-on experience operating, inspecting and troubleshooting our industry-leading CM-ET Lodestar and CM-ET Prostar motors.  Whether you’re new to CM products or a seasoned veteran, you won’t want to miss this class! This class counts towards 12 ETCP renewal credits.

CM Entertainment Lodestar Maintenance Training - Class Objectives

  1. An understanding of how a CM Lodestar Motor works.  How electricity flows inside.  How the electric brake and travel limits operates.
  2. The knowledge of how to disassemble and reassemble a Lodestar Motor.  When to inspect and what to look for during a routine inspection. 
  3. The knowledge and confidence to troubleshoot.  You will know what a pilot or secondary power supply is and why CM utilizes this design.
  4. To give the best possible training in maintenance and repair of the CM Lodestar Electric Motor.

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Training Conducted by:

Dave Carmack
Entertainment Product Trainer
ETCP Recognized Trainer

IATSE TTF Recommended Trainer