D.4 Rockwell (Allen Bradley) SLC 500 (32Hrs)

COURSE DESCRIPTION
The Allen Bradley SLC 500 course provides the learners with the skills to write simple software code, configure the hardware and enter comments. Participants will gain confidence in connecting the programming software to the PLC processor and monitoring the PLC software using the live software or a table of variables. 

Module 1: Introduction and Overview of the SLC500 System 
Basic understanding of a SLC500 project, including an introductory look at routines, data table files, and addressing. An overview of RSLinx software and configuring communication drivers to allow the computer to communicate to the various processors will also be covered. 

Overview Hardware; RSLogix 500 Overview; Communications/RSLinx
Processor Fundamentals
I/O Configuration and Addressing 

Module 2 & 3: Ladder Logic 
Introduction to ladder logic fundamentals and core instruction sets are covered, which include timers, counters and comparison instructions. 

Programming Fundamentals
Bit Instructions; Editing Logic
Timers and Counters 

Module 4 & 5: Introduction to the Essential Maintenance and Troubleshooting 
Introduces participants to the essential maintenance and troubleshooting related tools available in RSLogix 500 software. Participants will have an overview of the math instructions in the SLC500, and then migrates into maintenance related topics such as searching, forcing and monitoring data.

Comparison Instructions; Math Instructions
Search Techniques; Troubleshooting
Monitoring Data and Forcing 

Module 6 & 7: Aspects of Expanding and Organizing a Program 
Covers the aspects of expanding and organizing a program through the use of routines and covers the move and logical instructions. Analog inputs are covered, as well as, the ability to scale the inputs with the Scale instruction. File instructions to handle and convert large amounts of data is discussed. Finally, the methods and instructions for communication such as the MSG instruction are covered. 

Program Control
Move and Logical Instructions 

Module 8: Scaling and Communication 
File instructions to handle and convert large amounts of data is discussed. Finally, the methods and instructions for communication such as the MSG instruction are covered. 

Scale Instruction, File Instructions and Communication Instructions. 

DESIGNED FORMaintenance associates, technicians and engineers. 

COURSE DELIVERY
This course is instructor led.

PREREQUISITES
There are no prerequisites for this course. 

ACCREDITATIONS
CEU: 3.2

NEXT STEPS
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Flat Rate Price $10,800
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.

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