Online Course: CM-ET Lodestar Maintenance Training

Online Course: CM-ET Lodestar Maintenance Training

  • $95.00

For more than 30 years, CM-ET has been conducting this 1-day motor class to help familiarize entertainment technicians and riggers on safe and proper general maintenance and repair of the CM-ET Lodestar.

Students now get the same level of information they would get if they attended one of our hands-on classes at our Training Centers, but without the inconvenience and expense of traveling. Get trained online and learn at your pace and on your own schedule. This is a perfect way to get trained for the busy technician. 

Who should take the class?

This is a great course for beginners or anyone needing a refresher. For those individuals looking to take the more advanced hands-on CM-ET Motor Certification Technician course, this class is the perfect place to start.

Course Overview

This online course walks students through the disassembly of the classic model “L” CM-ET Lodestar Topics will include:
  • Function and Inspection of key components
  • Adjusting limit switches
  • Inspecting and adjusting the brake
  • Understanding CMCO specifications and inspection requirements
  • Types of proper documentation
  • Understanding basic electricity and wiring diagrams
  • Performing a load test
  • General maintenance, inspection and troubleshooting

Testing & Completion

At the conclusion of this training, students will be tested on the material covered. Upon successful completion of the testing, participants will be emailed a Certificate of Training. Certified ETCP Technicians can earn 4 renewal credits for taking this course.

NOTE: Course must be taken on a Laptop or PC. It cannot be taken on a iPad or mobile device at this time. If you are seeking renewal credits, please contact CM-ET trainer Dave Carmack at

After registering and paying for the course, you will receive a link for the online training within 24-48 hours.

Please be sure to provide student names & email addresses when registering for this class. Doing so will expedite receipt of a training link.

For more information call the CMCO Training Department 1-877-298-6511.