Training Schedule


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March 2019

19-20 March 2019

Randburg (Gauteng)

Yokogawa South Africa
PCIW: ISA100.11a Wireless

Theoretical and practical understanding of the fundamentals of operation and functions of the ISA100.11a wireless system.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

Applies to the product: YOKOGAWA

2 CPD Points

Contact: Angelique Human +27 11 831 00 training@za.yokogawa.com
Event website

26-28 March 2019

Randburg (Gauteng)

Yokogawa South Africa
PRDP: Profibus

This course covers the configuration and general setup procedures for Profibus DP, using tools provided by Yokogawa.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

Applies to the product: YOKOGAWA

3 CPD Points

Contact: Angelique Human +27 11 831 00 training@za.yokogawa.com
Event website

26-28 March 2019

Port Elizabeth (Eastern Cape)

Beckhoff Automation
TwinCAT 3 and TwinCAT 2: Programming, Commissioning & Maintenance

Introduction to TwinCAT eXtended Automation Technology (XAT), eXtended Automation Engineering Environment (XAE), Microsoft Visual Studio integration, IEC 61131-3 programming, TwinCAT NC PTP and TwinCAT ADS.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

Applies to the product: Beckhoff

Contact: Andrew Reinhold +27 11 795 2898 training@beckhoff.co.za
Event website

28 March 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

Phoenix Contact
IWN1: Industrial Wireless & Networking

Basics of radio technologies and radio transmission including, wireless applications, network technology, network redundancy and WLAN.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

1 CPD Point

Contact: Sheree 011 801 8200 sbritz@phoenixcontact.co.za
Event website

27-29 March 2019

Cape Town (Western Cape)

SMC South Africa
PNEU0021: Basic Pneumatics

This course covers the principles of pneumatics as well as diagrams and practical. Upon completion, participants will be able to understand the fundamentals of compressed air, describe the operation of components, read diagrams, and assemble and test basic pneumatic circuits.

Who should attend this course?
Maintenance & repair staff

Contact: Riaan van Eck (27) (11) 100 5866 rvaneck@smcza.co.za
Event website

27-29 March 2019

Modderfontein (Gauteng)

turboTRAIN
PLCI: PLC Introduction

Basic electrical knowledge needed, but no previous PLC experience. Using the Siemens S7-200 PLC, delegates work through Ladder Logic basics, including timers and counters. Each delegate has a PLC and laptop, with practical exercises using a mini conveyor belt after each new section.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

Contact: Eric Carter +27833003321 eric@turbotrain.co.za
Event website


April 2019

1-5 April 2019

Pinetown (KwaZulu-Natal)

Siemens Southern Africa
ST-7PRO1: S7 Programming Part 1

This course is directed at users with experience in the fields of configuring and commissioning Simatic S7 programmable controllers. Itr provides an optimal entry level to the product specific and in-depth supplementary courses.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

Applies to the product: SIMATIC S7 300/400

4 CPD Points

Contact: Vanessa Bonhomme +27 11 652 3206 vanessa.bonhomme@siemens.com
Event website

3-5 April 2019

Randburg (Gauteng)

Yokogawa South Africa
VPEF: Centum VP Essentials

After completion of this course, participants will have acquired fundamental knowledge about the operation and functions of the Centum VP system.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

Applies to the product: YOKOGAWA

3 CPD Points

Contact: Angelique Human +27 11 831 6300 training@za.yokogawa.com
Event website

3-5 April 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

SMC South Africa
TC-PNEU-B: Basic Pneumatics

Learn about all the components (air preparation, control valves, and actuators) that make up a basic pneumatic system. Design basic pneumatic circuits and use the diagrams to assemble practical systems.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

Contact: Riaan van Eck (+27) (11) 100 5866 rvaneck@smcza.co.za
Event website

9-11 April 2019

Cape Town (Western Cape)

Beckhoff Automation
TwinCAT 3 and TwinCAT 2: Programming, Commissioning & Maintenance

Introduction to TwinCAT eXtended Automation Technology (XAT), eXtended Automation Engineering Environment (XAE), Microsoft Visual Studio integration, IEC 61131-3 programming, TwinCAT NC PTP and TwinCAT ADS.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

Applies to the product: Beckhoff

Contact: Andrew Reinhold +27 11 795 2898 training@beckhoff.co.za
Event website

11 April 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

Phoenix Contact
EPFS1: Explosion Protection & Functional Safety

The dynamics of explosion protection and functional safety including: standards for Ex (Atex) SIL & PL, introduction to SIL basics, understanding Ex & SIL certifications, practical applications and loop calculations (Ex and SIL loops).

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

2 CPD Points

Contact: Sheree 011 801 8200 sbritz@phoenixcontact.co.za
Event website

8-12 April 2019

Randburg (Gauteng)

Yokogawa South Africa
VPOF: Centum VP Engineering

After completion of this course, participants will be able to perform generation of Centum VP regulatory control functions, sequence control functions, information command station display and graphic functions using the workstation.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

Applies to the product: YOKOGAWA

5 CPD Points

Contact: Angelique Human +27 11 831 6300 training@za.yokogawa.com
Event website

8-12 April 2019

Pinetown (KwaZulu-Natal)

Siemens Southern Africa
ST-7PRO2: S7 Programming Part 2

This course is directed at users with experience configuring and commissioning Simatic S7 programmable controllers. The knowledge acquired in the ST-7PRO1 course will be extended to makes it easier to solve complex programming problems.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

Applies to the product: SIMATIC S7 300/400

4 CPD Points

Contact: Vanessa Bonhomme +27 11 652 3206 vanessa.bonhomme@siemens.com
Event website

9-12 April 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

Festo
PN111: Modern Industrial Pneumatics

This course has been designed to teach the requirements of modern industrial pneumatics with real shop floor applications. It combines the fundamentals of the Basic Pneumatic and Electro Pneumatic courses in an application-orientated package.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

Contact: Sammy Kanye 011 971 5500 didactictac.za@festo.com
Event website

10-12 April 2019

Port Elizabeth (Eastern Cape)

SMC South Africa
TC-PNEU-B: Basic Pneumatics

Learn about all the components (air preparation, control valves, and actuators) that make up a basic pneumatic system. Design basic pneumatic circuits and use the diagrams to assemble practical systems.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

Contact: Riaan van Eck (+27) (11) 100 5866 rvaneck@smcza.co.za
Event website

11-12 April 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

turboTRAIN
PFE: Process Field Equipment

Basic process instrumentation: input devices from proximity switches and shaft encoders through temperature, pressure level and flow. Covers the concept of transmitters: 2, 3 and 4-wire, plus calibration. Output devices include solenoid and control valves, including setup and calibration.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

2 CPD Points

Contact: Eric Carter +27833003321 eric@turbotrain.co.za
Event website

15-17 April 2019

Cape Town (Western Cape)

Festo
HY511: Basic Hydraulics

This course provides an insight into hydraulic hardware technology and its function. Attendees will learn to produce and read circuit diagrams and set the speed, pressure and position of hydraulic drives.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

Contact: Sammy Kanye +27119715586 didactictac.za@festo.com
Event website

16-17 April 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

turboTRAIN
VSD: Variable Speed Drives

Good, bad and ugly of VSDs. An overview of motors and starters; interfacing with VSDs; motor selection; VSD basics and optimisation; pitfalls and how to avoid them; planning VSD projects. Includes live wave-forms of input and output voltage and current.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

2 CPD Points

Contact: Eric Carter +27833003321 eric@turbotrain.co.za
Event website

16-18 April 2019

Durban (KwaZulu-Natal)

Beckhoff Automation
TwinCAT 3 and TwinCAT 2: Programming, Commissioning & Maintenance

Introduction to TwinCAT eXtended Automation Technology (XAT), eXtended Automation Engineering Environment (XAE), Microsoft Visual Studio integration, IEC 61131-3 programming, TwinCAT NC PTP and TwinCAT ADS.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

Applies to the product: Beckhoff

Contact: Andrew Reinhold +27 11 795 2898 training@beckhoff.co.za
Event website

23-25 April 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

Beckhoff Automation
TwinCAT 3 and TwinCAT 2: Programming, Commissioning & Maintenance

Introduction to TwinCAT eXtended Automation Technology (XAT), eXtended Automation Engineering Environment (XAE), Microsoft Visual Studio integration, IEC 61131-3 programming, TwinCAT NC PTP and TwinCAT ADS.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

Applies to the product: Beckhoff

Contact: Andrew Reinhold +27 11 795 2898 training@beckhoff.co.za
Event website

23-26 April 2019

Durban (Northern Cape)

Festo
PN111: Modern Industrial Pneumatics

This course has been designed to teach the requirements of modern industrial pneumatics with real shop floor applications. It combines the fundamentals of the Basic Pneumatic and Electro Pneumatic courses in an application-orientated package.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

Contact: Sammy Kanye 011 971 5500 didactictac.za@festo.com
Event website

24-26 April 2019

Cape Town (Western Cape)

Siemens Southern Africa
ST-PLCINTRO: Introduction to the PLC

The aim is to teach the basic instructions of a PLC with a strong element of practical, hands-on simulation of industrial applications. The course is paced to suit all learners and is not for people with prior PLC programming knowledge.

Who should attend this course?
Non automation/instrumentation personnel

Applies to the product: SIMATIC PLC

Contact: Vanessa Bonhomme +27 11 652 3206 vanessa.bonhomme@siemens.com
Event website


May 2019

13-17 May 2019

Sandton (Gauteng)

Endress+Hauser
TC1001: Process Measurement and Instrument Configuration 1

Get an overview of different measurement technologies, their strengths, weaknesses and selection criteria. Practical exercises in reading P&I diagrams will enable learners to identify the best technology selection in relation to an automation project.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

5 CPD Points

Contact: Nico Marneweck 011 262 8087 Nico.marneweck@endress.com
Event website

13-23 May 2019

Sandton (Gauteng)

Endress+Hauser
TC1003: Process Measurement and Instrument Configuration 1&2

Get a comprehensive view of different measurement technologies, their strengths, weaknesses and selection criteria. A combination of the first two courses, the different measuring technologies are examined along with their strengths, weaknesses and instrument selection criteria.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

9 CPD Points

Contact: Nico marneweck 011 262 8087 Nico.marneweck@endress.com
Event website

20-23 May 2019

Sandton (Gauteng)

Endress+Hauser
TC1002: Process measurement and instrument configuration 2

Building on the first course, the different measuring technologies of Temperature pH and Density are examined, their strengths and weaknesses and instrument selection criteria. Different components and their characteristics are studied with the helpof working models.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

4 CPD Points

Contact: Nico Marneweck 011 262 8087 Nico.marneweck@endress.com
Event website


June 2019

11-13 June 2019

Roodepoort (Gauteng)

VEGA Controls SA
Measurement Solutions: Level, Pressure and Nucleonics

VEGAPULS radar and VEGASON ultrasonic level measurement. This training aims to raise the standard of application, installation and commissioning knowledge of VEGA customers. It offers in-depth understanding of the application of the company's products and is based on practical experience.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

Applies to the product: VEGA product training

6 CPD Points

Contact: Claudia Olver +27 73 172 1437 claudia.olver@vega.com
Event website

11-13 June 2019

Roodepoort (Gauteng)

VEGA Controls SA
Measurement Solutions: Processing with Level, Pressure and Nucleonic Devices

This training aims to raise the standard of application, installation and commissioning knowledge of VEGA customers. It offers in-depth understanding of the application of the company's products and is based on practical experience.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation engineers, technicians & mechanicians

Applies to the product: VEGA Product training

6 CPD Points

Contact: Claudia Olver +27 73 172 1437 claudia.olver@vega.com
Event website