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Allen-Bradley SLC 500 Training

Course Title:Allen-Bradley SLC 500 Training
Course Delivery:

The Allen-Bradley SLC 500 Training Course can be delivered in a hotel, one of our offices, or your premises. The course content can be tailored to meet your requirements. Request a quote for an onsite course.

Course Duration:2 days
Course Overview:

The course aims to provide engineers and technicians with the knowledge and skills to enable them to diagnose, fault-find and maintain Allen-Bradley SLC 500 Programmable Logic Controllers, in a safe and competent manner.

The course provides the learners with the skills to write simple software code, configure the hardware and enter comments.  The learners 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.  The attendees are also instructed in the use of forcing variables.

The Allen-Bradley SLC 500 course enables the learners to download programs to the target hardware and upload programs in a similar manner.  It covers the maintenance of the PLC, changing the battery periodically and ensuring a full copy of the running software is maintained off-line.

Course Content:
  • Concepts of a PLC
  • Allen-Bradley SLC 500 system
  • Basic use of programming software (RSLogix 500)
  • System configuration
  • Communicating with the PLC
  • Downloading and uploading PLC programs
  • Monitoring PLC programs
  • Comparing PLC programs
  • Simple PLC programs
    • Inputs / outputs
    • Basic ladder logic
    • RSLogix instruction type
    • Adjusting timers / counters
    • Latching circuits
    • Data files
    • Labelling / symbolic notation
    • Program annotation
    • Fault finding and searching
    • Monitoring facilities
    • Forcing I/O

Open Course Dates:
Allen-Bradley SLC 500 Training
6 July 2021 - 7 July 2021, Middlesbrough, £1159+VAT per learner.
Allen-Bradley SLC 500 Training
10 August 2021 - 11 August 2021, Warrington, £1159+VAT per learner.
Allen-Bradley SLC 500 Training
12 October 2021 - 13 October 2021, Middlesbrough, £1159+VAT per learner.
Onsite Courses:

This course can be delivered to a group of up to 4 delegates at your premises. Request a quote for an onsite course.


"Very informative and will help me immensely with day to day operations."
Cepac Ltd

“Trainer was excellent.”
Johnson Matthey

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