Programmable Logic Controllers - PLCs

Technological University Dublin - City Campus


Course Name Programmable Logic Controllers - PLCs
Course Provider Technological University Dublin - City Campus
Alternative Provider(s) TU Dublin - Technological University Dublin
Course Code DT075
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Certificate of Completion TU Dublin None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Dublin City Centre
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment Programme Start Date: TBC

Enrolment date
Date & time to be confirmed (approximately first week in September)
Application Date Application Closing Date: TBC

Paper Application Only
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School of Electrical & Electronic Engineering, DIT Kevin Street, Dublin 8.
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Duration 10 weeks aprox (2 hours per night)

Timetable Details: All stages: One night per week for approximately 10 weeks (2 hours per night)
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Entry Requirements Prospective students must be electrical crafts persons in the electrical industry.
Comment Qualification Awarded: Certificate of Satisfactory Completion
Course Content Programmable Logic Controllers are now commonly encountered by maintenance electricians and the programme will cover all essential aspects of PLCs as encountered in industry.
Subjects Taught

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Equipment and hardware, principles of PLC operation, general programming procedures, editing and monitoring, timers, counters and sequences, basic industrial process problems, installation and safety.

Stage B
Programming techniques for v...

Assessment Method Assessments will be conducted on a regular basis during the programme.
Careers or Further Progression Progression Information
Stages A, B,C and D, subject to demand.

Career Opportunities
A good working knowledge of PLCs will considerably enhance career prospects.
Further Enquiries School Administrators
Patricia Cuskelly - T: (01) 402 4575
Francis Malone - T: (01) 402 4617
Cassilda Smith - T: (01) 402 4650
Location DIT Kevin Street
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