ERIC Number: ED347371
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1990-May
Reference Count: N/A
Programming Programmable Logic Controller. High-Technology Training Module.
This training module on programming programmable logic controllers (PLC) is part of the memory structure and programming unit used in a packaging systems equipment control course. In the course, students assemble, install, maintain, and repair industrial machinery used in industry. The module contains description, objectives, content outline, methodology, activities, five resources (equipment, supplies, and printed materials), and evaluation--written test and program creation. The content outline indicates the following units: functions of PLCs, programming documentation, and developing application programs. The following materials are included with this module: pretest for programming a PLC; posttest for part 1 of programming a PLC; instructor evaluation of program development; Programmable Controller (PC) ladder logic diagram; PC instruction summary; instructions on writing the user program; and other diagrams and overhead transparencies used as teaching aids. (NLA)
Publication Type: Guides - Classroom - Teacher
Education Level: N/A
Audience: Teachers; Practitioners
Sponsor: Office of Vocational and Adult Education (ED), Washington, DC.
Authoring Institution: Wisconsin Indianhead Technical Coll., New Richmond.
Identifiers: Packaging; Programable Logic Control
Note: Developed as part of the High-Technology Training Model for Rural Based Business and Industry, Technical Colleges, and Local and State Educational Agencies.