3 Day PLC & HMI Training | Houston, TX - February 18-20, 2020
IDEC PLC & HMI Training
IDEC micro PLCs offer powerful features and advanced functionality without complicated programming. Want to learn practical PLC and HMI skills and knowledge so you can hit the ground running? With five affordable packages to choose from, IDEC training courses not only give you the ability to program, debug and maintain IDEC automation systems, but also provide you with the hardware and software you need to get started on your designs as soon as you leave.
The hands-on, interactive structure of these classes utilizes real-world examples to provide a complete technical education in just three days. And with small class sizes, you can expect to get personalized, one-on-one attention, including time with IDEC experts to ask specific application questions and get help finding the solutions you need.
IDEC PLC & HMI Training Covers:
- PLC fundamentals such as hardware, numbering systems and how a PLC works.
- Basic functions: latching circuit, series and parallel circuits; how to use timers, counters and advanced functions such as data manipulation; Modbus Communications and PID.
- Demonstrations on the MicroSmart FC6A.
- Programming with the new IDEC 5.7" HG2G Enhanced HMI.
- Question & Answer session with our PLC experts to discuss your specific controls application.
Who Should Attend
IDEC training courses are highly recommended for all OEM, technicians, supervisors, engineers, designers, machine builders, system integrators, maintenance personnel and end users with IDEC equipment. Anyone involved with the design and integration/operation of programmable logic controllers in industrial automation. Anyone who wants to maximize their practical skills and knowledge of IDEC automation products in order to improve work efficiency will benefit greatly from these courses.
Training gives attendees an overview of IDEC PLCs and HMIs, gets them started using IDEC programming software and goes over specifics of how to best utilize PLC and HMI features including configurations, remote monitoring and control, and specific applications. There will also be an opportunity to participate in a Q&A session with our experts
Basic & Advanced PLC and Basic HMI Course:
- Day One of the Basic & Advanced PLC, Basic HMI course provides a basic overview of IDEC PLCs and SmartAXIS Touch
- Day Two focuses on advanced IDEC PLC information
- Day Three focuses on IDEC HMIs
What to Bring
Attendees are responsible for bringing a personal laptop with the IDEC Automation Organizer software suite installed. A link to download this software will be provided after registration is complete. Note: If there is a problem installing the software, please contact IDEC Technical Support at 1-800-262-4332 or
Securing hotel accommodations is the responsibility of the attendee. IDEC can provide a list of local hotels if requested. Generally, a discount will be given to attendees booking reservations at the hotel where the training is held. When making your reservation, please mention IDEC training to receive this special discount.
Lunch will be provided, as well as snacks in the morning and afternoon.
“We found it [IDEC PLC training] to be very useful, with respect to the depth of coverage, various topics that we needed to support complicated automation processes in our factories and test facilities. Instructors are useful and just like IDEC products, the support is great!”