Introduction To Plc Programming: Scqf Level 6
About this course
This course is a Credit Rated and Levelled course which leads to a formal qualification upon completion.
The course is recognised within the SCQF framework and contributes to an individual’s Continued Professional Development (CPD).
Maintenance and Operations Technician/Engineers who are new to Programmable Logic Controllers utilized in ESD systems, Fire and Gas Systems and Process Control Systems.
Key Learning Outcomes:
- To give a practical understanding of PLC systems and programming techniques as used in Oil and Gas Production.
- Converting schematic diagrams into ladder logic to enable effective programming
- Designing simple ladder logic diagrams for ESD and Process Control Functions, incorporating relays/coils, timers, counters, internal contacts, inputs and outputs. Digital inputs and outputs, Analogue Inputs and Outputs
- Programming a PLC using a laptop/Notebook
- Designing programmes to operate ESD test rig for typical Oil/Gas Separator
- Level Control of a typical Knockout Drum
- Troubleshooting online with working PLC
- Using and Programming HMI Display Graphics
Each delegate will undertake a multiple-choice examination paper to demonstrate they have achieved the key learning outcomes detailed above.
SCQF Level 6 Certificate .
Required Instructor Qualification/Experience
• SVQ Level 3 in Instrumentation & Controls or equivalent
• Minimum 5 years relevant industry experience
• A1 or equivalent Workplace Assessor
• ASET approved Training Instructor
Min/Max Number of Delegates
3/8, course duration and times may vary depending on delegate numbers.
Delegates are required to supply their own PPE.
Notes to Customers
To set up a course specifically for your company or if the dates above are not suitable please contact the ASET Customer Service Team for additional dates.
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