Course Title: Develop, enter and verify programs in Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition systems

Part A: Course Overview

Program: C4317 Certificate IV in Instrumentation and Control

Course Title: Develop, enter and verify programs in Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition systems

Portfolio: SEH Portfolio Office

Nominal Hours: 60

Regardless of the mode of delivery, represent a guide to the relative teaching time and student effort required to successfully achieve a particular competency/module. This may include not only scheduled classes or workplace visits but also the amount of effort required to undertake, evaluate and complete all assessment requirements, including any non-classroom activities.

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Course Contact: Program Manager

Course Contact Phone: +61 3 9925 4468

Course Contact Email: vocengineering@rmit.edu.au



Course Description

This unit covers development, installation and testing of programs for supervisory control and data acquisition. It encompasses working safely, process analysis, developing process condition database and Human-Machine Interface (HMI) using SCADA software package and documenting programming activities.

The skills and knowledge described in this unit do not require a license to practice in the workplace. However, practice in this unit is subject to regulations directly related to occupational health and safety and where applicable contracts of training such as apprenticeships.

Pre-requisite Courses and Assumed Knowledge and Capabilities

UEENEEE101A Apply Occupational Health and Safety regulations, codes and practices in the workplace

UEENEEI150A Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable logic controllers

UEENEEI151A Develop, enter and verify word and analogue control programs for programmable logic controllers.



National Competency Codes and Titles

National Element Code & Title:

UEENEEI152A Develop, enter and verify programs in Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition systems

Elements:

1. Prepare to develop programs for supervisory control and data acquisition systems.

2. Develop and enter programs using dedicated supervisory control and data acquisition software.

3. Monitor, verify and document programming activities.


Learning Outcomes

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Overview of Assessment

Assessment may incorporate a variety of methods including written/oral activities and demonstration of practical skills to the relevant industry standards. Participants are advised that they are likely to be asked to personally demonstrate their assessment activities to their teacher/assessor. Feedback will be provided throughout the course.