PLCS, Control & Scada Systems - Cork Campus

MTU - Cork Campuses


Course Name PLCS, Control & Scada Systems - Cork Campus
Course Provider MTU - Cork Campuses
Alternative Provider(s) MTU - Munster Technological University
Course Code CR_SPLCA_7
Course Type Lifelong Learning
Award NameNFQ ClassificationAwarding BodyNFQ Level
Special Purpose Certificate (Level 7 NFQ)  More info.. Special Purpose Munster Technological University Level 7 NFQ
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Attendance Options Part time
Location (Districts) Cork City
Enrolment and Start Dates Comment

Expand+Springboard+ Application Procedure
You must register with Springboard
and apply for the Certificate in PLCS, Control & Scada Systems.
Once your application on the Springboard website has been
accepted, MTU Admiss...

Application Date Application Closing Date: 2nd October 2022.
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Duration The course will be offered over one academic year and comprises four modules, two per semester.
Entry Requirements Admission Requirements
Target learners on this programme will include those who wish to reactivate their career to upskill and reskill from closely related disciplines as well as upskilling those already in employment in related industrial sectors with complementary qualifications. Each candidate will be assessed individually on their own merits.
Comment Award
Special Purpose Award, Certificate in PLC based Automation Systems (20 ECTS, Level 7, on the National Framework of Qualification).
Course Content

Ireland’s economic output value is led by the Food, Chemical, Pharmaceutical and IT/Computing industries and each of these sectors underpinned by a globally recognised expertise in advance manufacturing. Key to maintaining quality and regul...

Subjects Taught 1. Industrial Communications & Networks: Communications protocols such as Modbus, Ethernet, Profibus.

2. PLC SCADA Systems: HMIs, Subnet, trending, data historians.

3. PLC Kinematic Control Systems: Motion-based manufacturing systems

4. Control Systems Integration: PID Control, Deployment of PLC/SCADA to Practical Applications, Principles of Distributed Control Systems.
Number of Credits 20
Further Enquiries Conor O’Farrell
T: 021 433 5870
Location MTU Bishopstown Campus, Cork.
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