Programmable Logic Controllers

Dundalk Institute of Technology


Course Name Programmable Logic Controllers
Course Provider Dundalk Institute of Technology
Course Code 26109 (Assigned by Qualifax. Not an official code)
Course Type Lifelong Learning
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Certificate of Attendance Dundalk Institute of Technology None
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Attendance Options Part time, Evening
Location (Districts) Dundalk
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Duration 8 Weeks

Course Delivery
One class of two and a half hours per week for 8 weeks.
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Entry Requirements Minimum Entry Requirements
Applicants should have good computing skills.
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Attendance Certificate from Dundalk Institute of Technology.
Course Content

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This 8-week course is designed around industrial maintenance personnel, to help them diagnose and repair faults in Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) controlled production equipment.

Modern process and manufacturing industri...

Subjects Taught Course Content
PLC description and specification
Installation and wiring
Input and output circuit connections
Basic sequence instructions
Ladder logic diagrams
Counters and shift registers
Connecting a PLC to a personal computer
Annotation, programme transfers and saving
Printing a copy of your programme.
Further Enquiries Contact
Nigel Clinton
School of Engineering
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