Introduction to Programmable Logic Controller (ELC-128)

Course Description

This course introduces the programmable logic controller (PLC) and its associated applications. Topics include ladder logic diagrams, input/output modules, power supplies, surge protection, selection/installation of controllers, and interfacing of controllers with equipment. Upon completion, students should be able to understand basic PLC systems and create simple programs.


Classroom Hours: 2

Lab/Shop Hours: 3

Clinical Hours: 0

Work Experience Hours: 0