This course is aimed at beginners who would like to enter the world of SCADA and PLC. This is a package course that teaches candidates a wide range of skills and knowledge in PLC, communications, and SCADA.

  • 13 February
    5 days, 09:30 AM - 04:30 PM
    • £1,050.00 excl. VAT
  • 31 July
    5 days, 09:30 AM - 04:30 PM
    • £1,050.00 excl. VAT
  • 20 November
    5 days, 09:30 AM - 04:30 PM
    • £1,050.00 excl. VAT

Description

What does this course cover?

This five-day course covers a range of topics, all of which are covered via a mixture of theoretical and practical training – we aim for our courses to be as hands-on as possible. The course specifically covers:

  • An introduction to SCADA systems, covering elements, servers, hardware and software, graphics, and more.
  • A range of systems including automatic control, FIELDBUS, and wireless communication systems.
  • An introduction to serial interfaces, ethernet networks, fibre optic, and wireless.
  • Communications, including case studies to establish communication with PLCs.
  • Process variables.
  • Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs), Remote Terminal Units (RTUs), sensors, and alarms.
  • Introduction to OPC (open plan communications)
  • How to configure OPC UA servers and how to program an OPC UA client
  • Client and server development
  • Connection management
  • Security configuration
  • Trends and historical data
  • System components

This course covers a wide range of industry-recognised manufacturers, including Siemens, Allen Bradley, Wago and Mitsubishi.)

What will I gain from this course?

Upon successful completion of this course, candidates will gain a City & Guilds certification in SCADA and PLC Communications.

Prerequisites

None

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