This course will introduce the student to the programming and control fundamentals used in various PLC and robotic automation controllers, reinforced using PLC applications and programming techniques. The student will develop a general understanding of PLCs and both the hardware and software associated with Allen Bradley ControlLogix 5000 platform. PLC programming techniques using computer-based software will be used to design, document and commission basic to intermediate PLC programs. The student will additionally learn how to interface a PLC with an HMI to control selected lab equipment.
Robotic and PLC Control Systems - ELR223