This micro-credential is aimed at trades people and/or engineers who work with Programmable Logic Controllers in an industrial setting. Students will learn the function and application of PLCs in automation processes and will be given the fundamentals and practice of programming PLCs with an understanding of relay logic, control schematics, inputs and outputs and most importantly ladder logic. All courses are delivered in an online format using simulation software to assist in meeting learning outcomes.
Awarded by the Registrar's Office to those who have successfully completed a defined list of related courses that focus on a specific competency. Typically less than 136 hours and include assessment. The quality criteria are determined by the college.