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Introduction To Process Instrumentation (module 2 Control Systems): City & Guilds Scqf Level 6

Duration 4 days
Time 08:30 - 16:30
Cost £1,251.00 + VAT
Venue Altens Training Centre


Date Time Cost Venue Places  
16 Sep - 19 Sep 2019 08:30 - 16:30 £1,251.00 + VAT Altens Training Centre 6
18 Nov - 21 Nov 2019 08:30 - 16:30 £1,251.00 + VAT Altens Training Centre 8

About this course

Practical Content 60% Theoretical Content 40%

Target Audience

Technicians and Engineers not of an Instrumentation discipline who require a comprehensive practical overview of the control systems used currently in the process industry.

Course Aims

To provide an appreciation of the maintenance requirements and methods used by Instrument personnel to maintain a safe and efficient process control system. To introduce candidates to 'Smart' Control Valves with Hart and Foundation Fieldbus communication.

Course Content

  • Instrument loops and drawings
  • Control valves and actuators
  • Controllers and control theory
  • Common control loops
  • Multiple control loops
  • Associated practical work (control-valve inspection, controller operation, Control familiarisation exercises)
  • DCS & ESD Configuaration.


The majority of this course is practical hands on training delivered by fully qualified and experienced ex industry personnel using equipment replicated from the onshore and offshore oil and gas working environment. This course is exclusively delivered using ASET's world leading live and fully integrated ABCOL Oil and Gas Production Training Platform and Instrument workshop



City & Guilds SCQF Level 6 Certificate

Minimum Instructor Qualification/Experience

  • Further Education Qualification
  • A1 or equivalent Workplace Assessor
  • 5 years offshore experience in production operations.

Min/Max Number of Delegates Required per Event


Times of Training

08:30 to 16:30
Course duration and times may vary depending on delegate numbers.

Special Requirements

Delegates are required to supply their own PPE.


ASET International Oil & Gas Training Academy, Aberdeen Altens Campus, Hareness Road, Aberdeen, AB12 3LE.

Excellent course

Arthur Knipe
Bibby Ship Management (Western Europe) Ltd

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