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PLC – PROGRAMMABLE LOGIC CONTROLLER  

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A PROGRAMMABLE LOGIC CONTROLLER (PLC) is an industrial computer control system that continuously monitors the state of input devices and makes decisions based upon a custom program to control the state of output devices.

 

 

Rascals Training offer the following courses to meet learning requirements for effective productivity.

 

We are in a position to offer the courses below on a range of supplier PLC’s including Siemens Step 7 Classic and TIA Portal, Rockwell, Delta, Beckhoff and Omron.

 

  • INTRODUCTION TO PLC
  • SERVICE & MAINTENANCE OF PLC’s (Module One)
  • SERVICE & MAINTENANCE OF PLC’s (Module Two)
  • PLC ADVANCED PROGRAMMING – (Module One)
  • PLC ADVANCED PROGRAMMING – (Module Two)
  • PLC TROUBLESHOOTING

 

The ALLEN-BRADLEY PLC Courses are as follows:

 

  • Logix5000/Controllogix Fundamentals
  • Logix5000/Controllogix Basic Ladder Programming
  • Logix5000/Controllogix Development Training
  • Logix5000/Controllogix Maintenance & Fault finding
  • Logix5000/Controllogix Function Block Diagram (FBD)
  • Logix5000/Controllogix ST & SFC

 

 

INSTRUMENTATION 

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Instrumentation is all about measurement and control.

Any process plant has to continuously monitor and control four important parameters. 

  • Pressure
  • Flow
  • Temperature
  • Level

 

Rascals are able to provide INSTRUMENTATION COURSES by resourcing the best available facilitators to present these courses either in our classroom or on-site.

 

INDUSTRIAL NETWORKS 

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For plants to become information driven, they need a strong foundation consisting of an industrial network architecture. It is crucial to send data to the right place, at the right time, and in the right context.

Rascals Training offers the following INDUSTRIAL NETWORK courses. 

  • INTRODUCTION TO INDUSTRIAL NETWORKING
  • NETWORKING WITH PROFINET
  • NETWORKING WITH PROFIBUS
  • NETWORKING WITH ASi
  • Logix5000/Controllogix Ethernet/IP

 

HUMAN MACHINE INTERFACE – HMI

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HMI is the user interface in a manufacturing or process control system. It provides a graphics-based visualization of an industrial control and monitoring system.

 

Rascals Training is able to offer a range of HMI courses as follows:

 

  • INTRODUCTION TO OPERATOR PANELS
  • OPERATOR PANELS ADVANCED
  • Factorytalkview SE Programming
  • Factorytalkview ME Programming

 

SCADA

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SCADA is the acronym for Supervisory Control And Data Acquisition, a computer system for gathering and analyzing real time data. SCADA systems are used to monitor and control a plant or equipment in industries such as telecommunications, water and waste control, energy, oil and gas refining and transportation.

 

Rascals Training offers the following courses which cover the topic SCADA.

 

  • INTRODUCTION TO SCADA
  • SCADA CONTROL SYSTEM
  • SCADA CONTROL SYSTEM ADVANCED

 

 

 

 

ELECTRICAL TECHNOLOGY

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Electrical Technology focuses on the understanding and application of electrical and electronic principles. There are three main areas of specialization, namely: Electrical, Electronics and Digital Systems.

 

Rascals Training is able to offer the following courses for this topic.

 

  • Advanced Electrical Systems & Installations
  • Cable Testing and Fault Location
  • Transformer Testing
  • Operating Regulations for High Voltage Switching
  • MV Switchgears
  • Power System Harmonics
  • Electrical Fault Analysis
  • New Electrical Regulations
  • Switchboard Assemblies
  • Relay Protection
  • Electrical Drawings
  • SANS10142-1&2
  • Hazops
  • SANS 10142-2SANS 347
  • Safety, Earthing, Bonding, Lightning
  • Fundamentals and Implementation of Power System Protection
  • Installation Rules Exam Preparation
  • Electrical Isolation Lock Out

 

 

VARIABLE SPEED DRIVES

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A variable speed drive is a piece of equipment that regulates the speed and rotational force, or torque output, of an electric motor.

 

Rascals Training offers VARIABLE SPEED DRIVES courses on most of the supplier’s products that are represented in South Africa.

Our courses are designed to give delegates the skills required to apply the principles and practices of using Variable Speed Drives.

 

The courses that on offer cover the following topics:

 

  • AC VARIABLE SPEED DRIVES ESSENTIALS.
  • DANFOSS VARIABLE SPEED DRIVE SETUP.
  • MASTER DRIVES VECTOR CONTROL MAINTENANCE.
  • SINAMICS DRIVES MAINTENANCE.

 

DISTRIBUTED CONTROL SYSTEMS - DCS

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A distributed control system (DCS) is a computerized control system for a process or plant, in which autonomous controllers are distributed throughout the system, but there is central operator supervisory control.

 

Rascals Training offers the following courses to meet the Process Control maintenance requirements for a DCS.

 

DISTRIBUTED CONTROL SYSTEMS PROJECT COURSE (PCS7)

DISTRIBUTED CONTROL SYSTEMS MAINTENANCE COURSE (PCS7)

DISTRIBUTED CONTROL SYSTEMS OPERATORS COURSE (PCS7)

 


Contact us for more information about the courses or to find out about our Training Needs Analysis.

 

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