Event Calendar

Jan. 27-31, 2020

Werner Electric Supply – Accelerated Logix5000 Programmer Certificate Level 1: Upon completion of this five-day course on Jan. 27-31, from 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. participants will be able to develop a project to meet the specification requirements for a Logix5000 application. The course prepares students for the Accelerated Logix5000 Programmer Certificate Course Level 1 certificate exam, which is included in the course price.

Feb. 3-4, 2020

PLC Troubleshooting & Maintenance: In this two-day class on Feb. 3-4, from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., industrial automation professionals will learn the basics of connecting to, monitoring, editing, and diagnosing MicroLogix, SLC 500, CompactLogix, and ControlLogix PLC’s. This class focuses on finding module and processor faults, as well as the resources needed to understand them. Students will gain experience choosing, configuring, and troubleshooting communications to various PLC families, as well as creating, editing, and troubleshooting basic ladder logic programs.

Feb. 5, 2020

Logix PID & PIDE: In this one-day class on Feb. 5, from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., attendees will be exposed to the concept of PID (proportional, integral, derivative) control of a loop. Students will build a working PID instruction in ladder and a PIDE in Function Block to control a pump and tank level simulator in code and use the Studio 5000 Logix Designer trend to monitor the loops.

Feb. 24, 2020

Visualization Introduction: This FREE class, aimed towards industrial automation professionals, will be held on Feb. 24, from 10 a.m. – 2 p.m. Attendees will learn the basics of using FactoryTalk View Studio Machine Edition to edit an application for a PanelView Plus 7 Terminal.

Feb. 27, 2020

Virtualization for Industrial Workstations: Brush up on the fundamentals of creating and using virtual machines in an industrial maintenance environment on Feb. 27, from 8:30 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. This class will introduce the concepts of virtualization and students will build a Windows XP machine, configure the Virtual Machine’s networking and peripherals, install software in the virtual machine, and get online with a controller. Some experience with Windows operating systems is expected.