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Michael Brown's Practical Process Control courses - March, Jhb

January 2001 Training & Education

Michael Brown is holding a series of his well-known courses on practical process control in March in Johannesburg. The courses are unique and are invaluable to both novices and highly experienced practitioners in the field of regulatory control optimisation.

The series consists of three courses:

Introduction and appreciation of practical process control (one day)

For: Non-instrument people who work in process plants, but have no previous experience or practical training in control, like process engineers, operators, production managers, metallurgists, and chemical engineers.

Practical process control Part 1: troubleshooting and loop tuning (three days)

For: Instrument and control personnel such as mechanicians, technicians, and engineers. Michael Brown says that even people with years of experience in this field have found the course an absolute eye opener.

Practical process control Part 2: control techniques for more difficult processes (two days)

This course deals with control of processes with difficult dynamics, and techniques such as feedforward. Most people taking Part 1 also take Part 2 in the same session. (Part 1 is mandatory for those wishing to take Part 2.)

Two course series will take place in Johannesburg, the first starting on Friday 23 March.



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