Introduction to Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs)
In a nutshell
This course is designed to familiarise personnel with the safe use and operation of Programmable Logic Controllers.
This course is for...
...you wish to enhance your confidence in the use of PLCs
…you work in an Electrical Engineering field
…you have a keen interest in this area
You will cover a range of practical and theory aspects relating to PLCs. Courses will be customised to meet the needs of the group and may include:
· Digital Inputs & Outputs
· Memory Mapping
Obtaining Information, to include:
· Quality & Safe Working Practices
· Project Information
· Safety Instructions
· Codes of Practice
· Block Diagrams & Drawings
· Change Control
Tools & Equipment:
· Electro/Pneumatic Rig, Siemens, Mitsubishi & Alan-Bradley PLC’s
Sequence of Operation, to include:
· Physical Installation
· Define Wiring
· Define the Programme Method
· Define the Test Plan
Installing, to include:
· Environmental Specifications
Connecting, to include:
· Obtaining Information
· Test Plan
· Tools & Equipment
There are no formal entry requirements, just an interest in the subject.
The course duration will depend upon the depth and level of training required (one day to several weeks) and are available in-house or at Coleg Gwent Crosskeys Campus Engineering Workshop.
Have any questions or are not sure if this is the right course for you?
Contact our Student Recruitment team
All courses may be subject to change and cancelled if deemed not viable to run.Print course information