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PLCC106 - Introduction to Data Communications

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Course Overview

In order for Robots, CNC machines, computers and other discrete components to work together with PLCs they require effective communication systems. Communication systems that will be covered in this module will include PLC to PLC communication, Ethernet, serial and discrete-bit communications.
Expected Outcomes
Upon successful completion of this module the participant should be able to:

  • Configure RS232 components to communicate between devices.
  • Configure Ethernet network devices to communicate with each other.
  • Configure discrete communications between machines using interpose relays.
  • Establish a communications link between PLCs using Ethernet and discrete communications.

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Section Start/End Schedule
E01 Jan. 11 - Jan. 12, 2020
Hours Delivery Fees
14 hours $600

*Day delivery ranges between 8 AM - 5 PM.
**Evening delivery ranges between 5 PM - 10 PM.