Learn how to control Pneumatic and Electrical components when using the Programmable Logic Controller.
After this course you will be equipped with the knowledge to write basic programs using the Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) IEC61131-3 standard for an automated system, including:
- Knowing the basic function of pneumatic and electric components in automation.
- Reading, designing and constructing simple pneumatic circuits. With the use of the PLC, they will be able to control the pneumatic and motor drive circuits.
Course Date: TBC
Application Period: TBC
Duration: 3 days
Time: 9am to 6pm
Delivery Mode: Classroom
Venue: Ngee Ann Polytechnic
This course may be conducted online subject to Covid-19 guidelines.
Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule / cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.
These are the topics for the above short course.
Ng Shi Ping is a senior lecturer with the School of Engineering of Ngee Ann Polytechnic. She teaches automation and mechatronics systems. The engineer-turned-lecturer has over 10 years’ experience in doing machine development, which includes integrating sensors, pneumatic actuators, motion control cards, designing vision processing algorithm and finite state machines for mechanical motion. Shi Ping has been a full-time lecturer with the Polytechnic since 2014 teaching Industrial Automation, C programming, Microcontroller and interfacing, Electrical and Electronic Technology.
Goh Wee Tiong is a senior lecturer with the School of Engineering of Ngee Ann Polytechnic. He teaches automation and control systems. Wee Tiong has been a full-time lecturer with the Polytechnic since 2007 teaching Industrial Automation, Instrumentation & Control Power Hydraulics
A Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who meet the 75% attendance requirement but did not pass all required assessment(s).
Applicants should preferably have basic logic circuit knowledge in electrical engineering.
Funding period for this course is from 1 Jul 2023 to 30 Sep 2024.
All Singaporeans aged 25 and above can use their $500 SkillsFuture Credit from the government to pay for a wide range of approved skills-related courses. Visit the SkillsFuture Credit website to choose from the courses available on the Training Exchange course directory.
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Enhanced Training Support
For enhanced training support, enter SME in the promo code during course application.
Ngee Ann Polytechnic reserves the right to reschedule/cancel any programme, modify the fees and amend information without prior notice.
(Course fee is payable upon acceptance. It is inclusive of 8% GST and subject to review.)
Please note that the GST rate will be revised to 8% with effect from 1 Jan 2023, as such any payable course fees will be subjected to the new GST rate adjustments in 2023.
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|Applicants / Eligibility||Fees|
|Full course fee||$972.00|
|Singaporeans aged below 40 qualified for SkillsFuture funding||$288.90|
|Singaporeans aged 40 & above qualified for SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy||$108.90|
|Singaporeans qualified for Enhanced Training Support for SMEs||$108.90|
|Singapore Permanent Residents & **LTVP+ qualified for SkillsFuture Funding||$291.60|
|Singapore Permanent Residents & ##LTVP+ qualified for Enhanced Training Support for SMEs||$111.60|
|Others (and Repeat Students)||$972.00|