Lincoln College Open Day
26 April, 2017 – 4.30-8.00pm
For all course enquiries please call the Course Enquiry Line on 030 030 32435
Duration:2 hours, 1 evening a week over 10 Weeks. Starts 2 Nov 2015 and runs until 18 Jan 2016.
Start Date:23rd March 2017
This will start from basic principles, so no previous knowledge is assumed, although familiarity with using a modern computer would be beneficial. It will be a hands-on course using Allen Bradley SLC500 PLCs.
• PLC design
• Input and Output (I/O) devices
• Communication links
• Internal Architecture
• Operational characteristics
• Logic functions
• RS Logix 500 software
• Ladder diagrams
• Timers and counters
• Anaog I/O
There are no formal entry requirements although familiarity with using a modern computer would be beneficial.
The course contains two basic assignments, the satisfactory completion of which entitles the participant to a College Certificate of Achievement.