• Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) Boot Camp

    For more information on this program, please contact:
    Brian Hannon

    Click to Register  or phone 412-788-7537 Registration for Fall is now open. Please check back soon for Spring 2018 registration.

     This focused 75-hour PLC Boot Camp is for industrial maintenance technicians with basic electrical and ladder logic experience seeking to increase their skills for promotion and higher wages. Using SLC 5103 controllers and RS Logix 500 software, this 10-day program will develop skills in design, programming, and operation of PLCs to control a number of process applications used by industries all over the world. Classes using hands-on application will be held in the state-of-the-art Industrial Maintenance Training Lab located at our West Hills Center in Oakdale, PA. Upon completion of the program, students will receive a certificate of completion and 7.5 Continuing Education Units (CEUs).

    Some topics covered include:

    • Orientation, operation, and programming
    • Memory organization
    • Program analysis
    • Motor control
    • Discrete I/O interfacing
    • Systems troubleshooting
    • Event sequencing
    • Application development timer instructions
    • Counter instructions

    View the list of skills here: PLC Boot Camp Skills List

    Cohort size is limited so early registration is encouraged. Third party billing agreements are available for participants who will receive tuition assistance or payment from their employer.


    Program Schedule-Current Course Now Full-Fall, 2017 Registration Open

    The Friday schedule will run from 8:00PM to 4:00PM at the West Hills Center.
    Fridays 8:00AM - 4:00PM,          
    October 6, 2017 to December 15, 2017
    Register here: PLC Boot Camp


    *No class on holiday weekends.

    Corporate clients: call for appointment, tour, or customized program, or register your employee using third party billing agreement.
    Instructor: Experienced Industry Professionals Teach This Class
    Investment:  $2,295

    Call-in Registration: 412.788.7537

    For more information on this program, please contact:
    Brian Hannon
    Refund Policy
    Students who wish to withdraw from a class must do so by the end of the last business day before the class starts. No refund of tuition, non-credit registration fees or materials fees shall be granted unless such materials are returned unused