Elevator Technician

Elevator Technician
Elevator technicians deploy and repair escalators, elevators, chairlifts and related electronic transport equipment. They are also responsible for preventive maintenance on elevators and hold service records. Technicians may be on call to accomplish emergency repairs.

General Information
Course Industry:
Elevator Technician
Course duration:
240 credit hours (45 days)
Mr. Raja Nisar Akbar
Middle or Matriculate
Course availability:
Available at Rawalpindi, Lahore and Karachi campuses.
Course Fee:
12,000 PKR ($240)

Desire Learning Objective

This course will help you to:

  • Comply with safety policies and rules and building codes.
  • Understand blueprints that explain the installed equipment.
  • Cut rails and other components to particular measurements.
  • Bolt and weld steel frames.
  • Connect electrical wiring to control panels and electric motors.
  • Arrange, deploy, and repair elevator cars, walls, platforms and doors.
  • Set up and connect the car moving equipment.
  • Inspect and fine-tune the elevator system.
  • Specify service reports that list maintenance or repairs.
  • Locate and repair issues within the elevator system.
  • Deploy dumbwaiters and escalators.
  • Keep a log of all repairs and checks performed.

Instructional Techniques

We impart knowledge and Practical Training in following way:

Ethics, discipline, motivation, health and safety training:  Half an hour daily              (10%) 

Theoretical knowledge:                                                                        One (01) hour daily              (25%)

Hands on Training:                                                                                    Six (06) hour daily                (65%)



Introduction to Elevators

  •          Elevator History and Fundamental Safety
  •          Basic Print Reading
  •          Handling Tools,Material, Rigging and Hoisting

Basics of Installing Elevator Components

  •          Pit Equipment
  •          Guide Rails
  •          Machine Room Equipment
  •          Hoistway Equipment

Maintenance Practices and Testing

  •          General Maintenance Practices
  •          Maintenance of Traction Elevators
  •          Maintenance of Hydraulic Elevators
  •          Maintenance of Escalators and Moving Walks

Electrical Safety and Theory

  •          Electrical Safety and Theory

Elevator Doors and Equipment

  •          Elevator Doors and Equipment

Traction Elevators: Motors, Motor Control and Fault Finding

  •          AC and DC motors, Generators and Motor Control
  •          Elevator Related Circuits and Basic Circuit Analysis

Electrical Wiring and Equipment

  •          Construction, Wiring and Equipment

Hydraulic Theory and Installation

  •          Hydraulics

Basic Electronics and Fundamentals

  •          Basic Electronics and Solid State

Machinery Troubleshooting, Rope Replacement

  •          Elevator Rope Replacement
  •          Machinery Troubleshooting/repair

Escalators and Moving Walks

  •          Escalators and moving walks


         Introduction to the Vertical Transportation Industry.