Training at DriveAcademy®

Training – comprehensive and practical

Stay at the top of your sector in terms of drive expertise. And take advantage of the multifaceted range of training options available at DriveAcademy®, your training institute at SEW-EURODRIVE

Keep your knowledge of drive technology and automation up to date and always have a direct line to the latest state of the art. Qualification is and remains a crucial component in successfully getting ahead of the competition. Development periods are getting shorter and shorter, especially in technical fields, making continuous learning an increasingly important factor in future success.

As one of the leading specialists in drive technology and drive automation, we offer our customers extensive and multifaceted practical product training. This allows us to create the ideal general conditions for you to practically work with modern drive technology. The latest learning methods, multifunctional training models and a fully equipped environment ensure the most learning possible. A targeted orientation on the customer also ensures you high learning efficiency. See for yourself what our extensive range of training programs has to offer.

This is what makes training at SEW-EURODRIVE stand out:

  • Latest methods for better learning
  • Customer orientation for greater training efficiency
  • Practicality through the use of multifunctional training models

Your benefits

  • Learn practically

    because our seasoned trainers focus closely on real-life use and offer numerous exercises on training models.
  • Become familiar with the latest technology

    with regular training at SEW-EURODRIVE to always give you a direct line to state-of-the-art drive technology.
  • Optimize system utilization

    with the expertise you have gained that helps you plan and use your drive technology more efficiently.
  • Reduce costs

    with our targeted training with which you can plan your systems more efficiently and minimize downtime.

Drive technology training

Audience-oriented training

Product training – tailored perfectly to you

Our product training staff are your national and international contacts for learning how to properly work with the latest drive products and solutions.

Both our customers and our staff can gain the necessary, thorough insight into standard drives, decentralized technology, servo technology, drive electronics and automation.

Our services include customer seminars for those

  • In maintenance
  • In startup
  • In configuration
  • In assembly
  • In service

Training models for your own on-site training

We also offer our customers and other external training facilities training models that have been suitably developed for their own practical on-site seminars.

Our DriveAcademy® training sites

Training in Germany

Experience high-quality training in every aspect from one of the leading specialists in drive technology and drive automation. At our central training institute, DriveAcademy®, spacious training areas with state-of-the-art equipment await you. Our experienced trainers have real-world expertise and know how to design motivating and efficient seminars.

Training sites near you

Being close to our customers is important to us. We offer seminars in Bruchsal and at our Drive Technology Centers near you so you don't have to go out of your way. These also promise practical training to suit your needs with the latest equipment in an outstanding learning environment.

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Ernst-Blickle-Strasse 42
76646 Bruchsal, Germany

Phone: +49 7251 75-0
DriveAcademy Bruchsal
Garbsen (near Hanover), Drive Technology Center North
Training Center
Alte Ricklinger Strasse 42a
30823 Garbsen (near Hanover), Germany

Phone: +49 5137 8798-330
Drive Technology Center North in Garbsen
Meerane (near Zwickau), Drive Technology Center East
Daenkritzer Weg 1
08393 Meerane (near Zwickau)

Phone: +49 3764 7606-0
Drive Technology Center East in Meerane
Kirchheim (near Munich), Drive Technology Center South
Domagkstrasse 5
85551 Kirchheim (near Munich)

Phone: +49 89 909552-10
Drive Technology Center South in Kirchheim
Langenfeld (near Düsseldorf), Drive Technology Center West
Siemensstrasse 1
40764 Langenfeld (near Düsseldorf)

Tel. +49 2173 8507-30
Drive Technology Center West in Langenfeld
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Wherever you need us, worldwide

Our DriveAcademy® is also there for you worldwide. We work closely with the many SEW-EURODRIVE branches abroad and have built a network of trainers to offer a high standard of training all over the world. This allows us to encourage and create successful learning for our customers at all locations.

Our DriveAcademy® seminars

Practical training made by SEW-EURODRIVE

We have made it our job to offer you more than just first-class drives and state-of-the-art control electronics. First-class and end-to-end services are also a matter of course for us. This includes our practical seminars that are fully tailored to your needs. Over our many years of training experience, we have developed standard training courses to meet the qualification requirements of any audience. We offer these training courses several times a year at various locations.

Custom or catalog

You can find an overview of our training in the current seminar brochures or in our online seminar catalog. If you can't find the seminar you're looking for, or if you have a specific date in mind, contact us. We can then structure a seminar together to suit your needs.

"Drive Technician" seminar with CCI certificate

CCI-certified qualification program

This 20-day course series optimally prepares participants for the technical and economic challenges of the future in the broad field of drive technology. Target group: Technicians, masters or engineers, maintenance and startup personnel, service representatives and those tasked with configuring systems. You can also benefit from the qualification of your staff.

The benefits of the "Drive Technician" qualification program are obvious:

  • You can select the ideal components for you when planning your system
  • You can optimally utilize your system and reduce the pay-off period
  • You can save costs with less or more efficient servicing
  • You can plan your system more efficiently
  • You can increase the personal qualification of your staff and give them new incentives
  • You can always stay up-to-date with the state of drive technology

20 days to success

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Seminar Duration
Maintenance and Repair of SEW‑EURODRIVE Brakemotors/Brake Systems 1 day
Maintenance and Repair of SEW‑EURODRIVE Gear Units 2 days
Configuring – Non-Controlled Drives 2 days
Configuring Controlled Drives 3 days
Servicing Drive Systems with MOVIDRIVE® B – Startup and Troubleshooting 4 days
MOVIMOT® and MOVI‑SWITCH® – Operation, Startup and Troubleshooting 1 day
MOVIFIT® – Operation, Startup and Troubleshooting 1 day
MOVIGEAR® – Operation, Startup and Troubleshooting 1 day
MOVIPRO® SDC – Operation and Startup 1 day
Control Technology with MOVI-PLC® - Intensive Seminar 3 days
Drive Technician – Final Test 1 day
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Qualification for your value creation process with WIEPROconsulting

Seminar program by our internal corporate consultants

Seminar program for maximizing your value creation
Seminar program for maximizing your value creation

The training and qualification program from our internal corporate consultants from WIEPROconsulting covers top issues. And every event is designed to be practical and interactive. Our experienced instructors apply the latest principles in their work in order to teach participants about integrated maximization of their own value creation.

We have designed the events in such a way that they are both practical and teach methodology at the same time. You will experience an ideal combination of theory and practical examples, so the hands-on knowledge you gain stays with you.

If you also want to get ahead quicker and further develop your field, then WIEPROconsulting can help.

Brief overview of our seminar program:

  • Excellence in Creating Value – Live at SEW
  • Integrated Value Creation Systems
  • The Hunt for Waste using Video Analysis
  • Ergonomics and Best Point Supply
  • Poka Yoke – Zero Errors as a Goal
  • Are You Still Setting Up – or Are You Working Already?
  • Excellent Machining Processes
  • Designing Flexible Flow Production Cells in One-Piece Flow: WIEPRO Live Training Center
  • Intelligent Automation Solutions
  • Cardboard Engineering
  • Materials in Flow – from Push to Pull System
  • Optimal Material and Information Flow through Value Flow Design
  • Lean Processes in Indirect Areas

You can find more detailed information in our online seminar catalog:

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