The objective of the program is to provide the participants with a basic knowledge of the construction and operation of programmable logic controllers as well as to develop the ability to write simple programs using CX-Programmer according to IEC61131-1 and operate basic pneumatic controls system with PLC.

Upon completion of the program, participants will be able to:

  • Understand the basic principles of compressed air generation, distributions, and preparation
  • Understand the process and signal flow of electrical control section and pneumatic power section
  • Acquire knowledge of the construction and function of electrical switching devices, sensors, pneumatic valve, and solenoid operated valve
  • Read the symbolic representation of devices and standards
  • Analyses and interpret simple pneumatic and electro pneumatic circuits
  • Design, assemble, test, and troubleshoot basic pneumatic and electro pneumatic circuits
  • Meet the requirements for a higher-level course

Target Audience

Maintenance Staff, Technicians, Engineers, and Trainers