Distributed Control System ELCL 9074

Online Option

Our Distributed Control System course teaches a unified approach to developing and troubleshooting Allen-Bradley based factory integration using FactoryTalk and ViewAnyWare software. Learn how to implement a distributed human-machine interface (HMI) system and set up the database collection. The course also uses a Rockwell-based distributed control system (DCS) to focus on the set-up of DCS applications using an asset management server. Learn to set up and interpret a Rockwell Software Maintenance Automation Control Center (RSMACC) database, set up the plant performance and metrics system and optimize simulated plant activity using Arena simulation software.

Note(s)

Course Delivery Method:

This is normally an in-class course but will be offered temporarily online via Blackboard Learn/Collaborate while college buildings are closed. The materials for self-directed learning will be distributed through Blackboard Learn on the section start date. Weekly online sessions on Blackboard Collaborate will start two weeks after the start date.

Prerequisites

You must have completed our ELCL 9078 Industrial Process Control course. (An approved equivalent is also acceptable.)

Hours and Fees

Hours

72

Fee

$597
(includes a non-refundable materials fee of $100)

Course Sections

There are no classes currently scheduled for this course. However, check back often to see if we have developed additional schedules for the fall term (through to December). If you would like to receive an email notification when our winter term (January to April 2022) is released, complete our notification sign-up form.

Contact Information

Contact:

Technology Department

Some courses require you to purchase a textbook. The cost of the textbook is not included in the course fee unless otherwise indicated. If there is a textbook assigned for this course, it will be listed on the bookstore website.