Tag: Foundational
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Python Foundations
Practical introduction to Python programming for modern engineers and manufacturers.
Duration
3 days, 5 hours per day
ETA
January 2019
Locations Available
Online (Audit Only) Dallas-Fort Worth
Summary
Python programming is on the rise! For the modern engineer, computer programming is a mandatory skill set when interacting with advanced manufacturing, robotics design, data analytics and machine learning. Python is an approachable language with a clean syntax and a vast collection of reusable libraries. Python is in high demand by employers so it is a great language to learn for both students, experienced professionals and everyone in between.
PLC Foundations
Hands-on introduction to PLC hardware and Ladder Diagram programming.
Duration
3 days, 5 hours per day
ETA
May 2019
Locations Available
Online (Audit Only) Dallas-Fort Worth
Summary
Programmable Logic Controllers (PLC) are a staple of manufacturing operations of every kind. PLCs are specialized industrial computers that control everything from a single robot to massive assembly lines and even entire plants. PLCs use a variety of programming languages - the most popular being Ladder Diagrams. Understanding how PLCs work and how to interact with them is crucial for the modern manufacturing engineer and technical student.