PLC Basics Second Edition

PLC Basics Second Edition

In this course you’ll learn everything you need to know to use and program PLCs


Instructor: Shawn Tierney


Course Overview:

In this updated course designed for those new to PLCs, students will learn how to setup, use, and program Allen-Bradley PLCs using RSLogix.


What you will learn:

  • What a PLC is
  • Styles and Types of PLCs
  • Numbering Systems and Data Types
  • Ladder Logic and PLC Software
  • Setup Communications
  • Creating and Running Programs
  • Sensing, Timing, Counting, and more

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Who should take this course:

Anyone who would like to learn how to use and program a Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC.)


What is required to follow along:

If you would like to follow along with the instructor, you will need a personal computer running Microsoft Windows XP or 7 to run the free software used in this course.

And while the instructor demonstrates how to download the free programming, communications, and emulation software used, he cannot guarantee that students in every part of the world will have access to Rockwell’s downloads.


What is included with the course:

To see what is included with this course please see the enrollment options.


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What Customers Are Saying:

Note: All the below reviews are unsolicited public reviews posted by paying customers

Shawn really takes to heart what he teaches, and does it very well. I would recommend this course to anyone who really wants to start learning plc's. GOOD JOB SHAWN

NE

NE

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This is excellent training for beginners. It is very detailed and full of valuable information. I would recommend this to any hobbyist / technician / engineer / scientist with no prior PLC knowledge or experience.

GP

GP

The tutor has made the videos in a clever fashion. They are not too long to make you bored. At the same time, he delivers the necessary information. Definitely would recommend this to any beginner!

MH

MH

From having no knowledge of plc's and ladder logic, to creating simple programs, This course did exactly what it was supposed to do, introduction into plc's.

MII

MII

Course is very good at presenting the PLC hardware and basic programming instructions. Instructor speaks very clearly, and details what is being demonstrated.

JS

JS

This course was excellent at getting the inside concepts of a plc and what it does! Shawn had me running a plc program in a emulator within hours.

FB

FB

Instructor is confident and very well organized. Presents the basics in a clear and concise manner. Videos are of high quality.

FW

FW

Very informative and well structured course. Easy to follow and great for the beginner.

AF

AF

The content covers all the topics you need to start with PLC's and the instructor explains very clear.

AH

AH

Easy and simple, clear and for everyone understandable. Very instructive and good instructor too!

FR

FR

Very informative and easy to understand!!!! A great way to get a basic knowledge of PLC!!

FC

FC

This course was very clear to understand. It has taught me a lot of useful information,

DP

DP

It is informative and interesting and the lessons come in an easy to digest format.

JF

JF

I really enjoyed this course. Excellent work Shawn and thank you very much.

MS

MS

Very well detailed information and demonstration.

DG

DG


Course Options:


Enrollment Options:

Course & Mobile
$99.99
Online Course & Mobile
Learn everything you need to know to begin to use & program PLCs!
Online Course with Completion Certificate *
Vimeo Edition with Mobile App Access **
Four Disc DVD Set with Free USPS Shipping ***
Online Instructor Support
Course & Mobile for $99.99
Four Disc DVD Set
$99.98
Four Disc DVD Set
Learn everything you need to know to begin to use & program PLCs!
Online Course with Completion Certificate *
Vimeo Edition with Mobile App Access **
Four Disc DVD Set with Free USPS Shipping ***
Online Instructor Support
Four Disc DVD Set for $99.98
Complete Bundle!
$149.97
Course & Mobile + DVD
Learn everything you need to know to begin to use & program PLCs!
Online Course with Completion Certificate *
Vimeo Edition with Mobile App Access **
Four Disc DVD Set with Free USPS Shipping ***
Online Instructor Support
Get everything for $149.97


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* Online Course and Completion Certificate Details: When purchasing the “Online Course” option you will be enrolled in the course at TheAutomationSchool.com and can start the course by clicking on “Lesson 1” found on the course’s homepage. When you complete the course, a “print certificate” button will appear at the top of the course homepage allowing you to print (or save) a personalized completion certificate.

** Vimeo Edition with Mobile App Support Details: When purchasing the “Vimeo Edition” option you’ll receive a PDF coupon voucher to redeem a copy of all the course’s video lessons from Vimeo.com, which will allow you to stream the course videos on any device that supports Vimeo. Additionally, you may also use the free Vimeo “Mobile App” on supported devices to “watch later” or download the video lessons of this course to supported mobile devices (many popular phones and tablets) for offline viewing. For more details and for a list of supported devices visit Vimeo.com/Everywhere

*** Physical DVD Set Details: When purchasing the “DVD” option please note that this option includes free shipping which is only available to those with a valid address in the continental USA that the USPS (US Mail) can deliver to. If you live outside the continental USA or have an address that the USPS does not deliver to please contact us HERE for a quote to ship to your address. Please also insure you provide a valid US Mail address as return shipping and then re-shipping is not included in the price of the course. Expected delivery of all DVD orders is two weeks from date of order, and all DVD customers are emailed a USPS tracking number.

**** Online Instructor Support Details: All editions of the course includes online instructor support. When you purchase the “Online Course” option you’ll have access to a “Lesson Discussion Area” on the bottom of each lesson page where you can ask the instructor questions related to that lesson’s content. If you purchase the DVD edition you are instead enrolled in a DVD Support Forum where you can ask the instructor questions related to the course’s content.


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