Controller Programming - Logic Developer PLC

Learn programming for PACSystems, 90/70, 90/30, and VersaMax controllers in this Machine Edition class featuring the PACSystems RX3i Controller. This class covers programming techniques and the advanced features of the PACSystems Controller using Logic Developer PLC Machine Edition software. Starting with the controller software architecture, students are taught how to effectively develop control applications using building block concepts.

This course builds upon Object-Oriented concepts with PACSystems User-Defined Function Blocks (UDFBs), as well as the development of application components using Ladder Diagram (LD) and Function Block Diagram (FBD) programming languages.

Course Information

Length: 4 days
Fee: $2495
Time: 8:00am - 5:00pm

Who should attend?

This course is intended for those who are or will be involved in the development, modification, and troubleshooting of control systems using Proficy Logic Developer PLC and PACSystems Controllers.

Are there any prerequisites?

Participants should be comfortable operating in an Microsoft Windows environment, and have a basic understanding of electrical/control fundamentals.

Course Objectives:

Upon completion of this course, the student will be able to:

  • Describe Control System Architecture & Operational Fundamentals
  • Operate Proficy Machine Edition
  • Establish and Utilize Communications to the Controller
  • Expand Controllers and Describe Specialty Modules
  • Effectively use and create PACSystems Variables
  • Create Projects in Ladder Diagram (LD) and Function Block Diagram (FBD)
  • Understand and program Arithmetic, Timer, Counter, and Move operations
  • Utilize programming guidelines for developing robust control applications
  • Use User Defined Function Blocks (UDFBs) to build structured applications
  • Effectively use the Machine Edition Tool chest as a repository for Application Building Blocks
  • Create, Monitor, and Modify running PACSystems applications

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