Industrial controller programming makes up the core of all applications. As such, efficiency and quality in automation is a requisite for the adoption of software standards. The IEC 61131-3 standard meets these demands, increasing development productivity while lowering maintenance costs.
Gain the upper-hand with an integrated design environment at your fingertips. You’ll learn all about IEC 61131-3 PLC languages as well as common programming structures and State Machines, while gaining insights about the concept of OOP in PLC programming.
Course Date: TBC
Application Period: TBC
Duration: 3 days
Time: 9am to 5pm
Delivery Mode: Classroom
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.
- PLC languages and IEC 61131-3 (1 hr)
- Understanding the different programming languages (2 hrs)
- PLC programming using Ladder, Function Block and Structured Text (4 hrs)
- Point Of Use: Function, Function Block and Program (3 hrs)
- Concept of Task (0.5 hr)
- Create process image and attach to Physical IOs of PLC (0.5 hr)
- Programming Best Practice: Concept of ¡°State Machine¡± (1 hr)
- Case Study (2 hrs)
- Concept of OOP (1 hr)
- Case Study: Modelling single function in a simple machine (2 hrs)
Eric graduated from the Nanyang Technological University of Singapore with a Bachelor in Electrical & Electronics Engineering (Hons).
Eric has been a full-time lecturer with the Polytechnic since 2011. Prior to that, he works in SME and MNC as industrial automation and service engineers for 8 years.
In terms of continuing education for adult
learners, he specializes in Industrial Control and Automation module taught in the Modular Certification in Instrumentation & Control. He also undertakes research projects, working with hospitals for health and
Applicants should preferably have a basic logic circuit knowledge in electrical engineering.
Funding period for this course is from 14 Feb 2019 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 SMEs
For enhanced training support for SMEs, enter SME in the promo code during course application.
Long Term Visit Pass Plus (LTVP+) Holders
Please furnish the following documents to the course administrator to qualify for SSG funding:
Self-sponsored learner (**LTVP+): Copy of your green visit pass card, with the word ‘PLUS’ on the back of the card.
Co-sponsored learner (##LTVP+): Copy of valid and current Letter of Consent (LOC) from MOM
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 7% GST and subject to review.)
|Applicants / Eligibility||Fees|
|Full Course Fee||$1284.00|
|Singaporeans aged below 40, Permanent Residents & **LTVP+ qualified for SkillsFuture Funding||$385.20|
|Singaporeans aged 40 & above qualified for SkillsFuture Mid-Career Enhanced Subsidy||$145.20|
|Singaporeans, Permanent Residents & ##LTVP+ qualified for Enhanced Training Support for SMEs||$145.20|
|Others (and Repeat Students)||$1284.00|