A.2 Mechatronics for the Incumbent Worker: Level II Technician (24Hrs)

COURSE DESCRIPTION
A certified Technician can manage, investigate, repair & troubleshoot systems, with the aim of operational efficiency and cost and process control. This training emphasizes systems management, investigation, repair and troubleshooting. Prior to class, it is recommended that participants complete occupational, mechanical, electrical and PLC hands-on assessments. 

Lesson 1: Process Control Technologies 
Monitor the operation of equipment and be able to perform regular maintenance, troubleshooting, diagnosis and fault elimination;
Exchange and replace components, including controllers;Learn to apply process control technology knowledge with all regulator types. 

Lesson 2 & 3: Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) 
Connect different analog sensors and actuators to different analog modules;
Handle different formats of real numbers;
Setup and configure PROFIBUS and MPI networks. 

Lesson 4: Automation Systems 
Operate, assemble and interconnect microcontrollers;
Make use of microcontrollers in a mechatronic system, to expedite automation systems;
Program mechatronic modules and systems. 

Lesson 5: Motor Controls & Drives 
Start a motor in the correct way, using the correct method and set up a motor control circuit;
Use control logic programs in motor control contexts;
Set up sensors in order to give feedback to a control circuit;
Choose and install the correct safety devices for specific control circuits; 

Lesson 6 & 7: Mechanics & Machine Elements
Trace and describe the flow of energy in a given mechatronic system;
Describe the basic physical properties of mechanical components;
Correctly localize, identify and document causes of malfunctions in mechanical components. 

Lesson 8: Manufacturing Processes 
Give meaningful recommendations on how to improve manufacturing and work processes;
Express appreciation for the role of the customer in the larger manufacturing picture;
Work on a project with significant time and budgetary constraints. 

DESIGNED FORIndustrial Maintenance Associates/ Technicians and is hands-on applied teaching. 

COURSE DELIVERY
This course is instructor-led. 

PREREQUISITES
There are no prerequisites for this course. 

ACCREDITATIONS
CEU: 2.4

NEXT STEPS
Click ‘Buy Now’ at top of the page.  You will receive a confirmation email from Peak Performance with class details after payment. To schedule a group of individual participants, please email info@peakperformanceinc.com and we will assist you in the registration process.

Flat Rate Price $8,275
Pricing is for up to 12 participants. Course delivery options are virtual instructor-led or on-site instructor-led at your site or at Peak Performance's training center. To schedule a dedicated class, please email info@peakperformanceinc.com and we will coordinate scheduling based on your preference.

CONTACT US
If you have any questions regarding this course, please email the instructor at j.stokes@peakperformanceinc.com or book a no-cost consultation by clicking on this link: Consultation with Industrial Skills Director.

  • 1 - Lesson 1 Process Control Technologies
  • 2 - Lesson 2&3 Programmable Logic Controller (PLC)
  • 3 - Lesson 4 Automation Systems
  • 4 - Lesson 5 Motor Controls & Drives
  • 5 - Lesson 6&7 Mechanics & Machine Elements
  • 6 - Lesson 8 Manufacturing Processes
Progress

Instructor
Joey Stokes
Director of Industrial Skills