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August 2019

26-27 August 2019

Durban (KwaZulu-Natal)

Festo
PN361: Energy Saving in Pneumatic Systems

This course focuses attention on cost-saving and improving the areas of compressed air production, distribution, preparation and optimisation of pneumatic circuits.

Who should attend this course?
Maintenance & repair staff

Contact: Sammy Kanye +27 11 971 5626 didactictac.za@festo.com
Event website

27-29 August 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

28-29 August 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

Mecosa
Radiation Protection Officers: Training Course on the use of Radioactive Isotopes in Industry

Radioactive isotopes are used extensively for measuring process variables and for determining soil density and moisture. This course covers instruments, utilising radioactive sources.

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

Contact: Michelle Ramphal (+27) (11) 257 6100 michelle@mecosa.co.za
Event website

26-30 August 2019

Pinetown (KwaZulu-Natal)

Siemens Southern Africa
TIA -SERV1: TIA Portal Service & Maintenance Part 1

Learn to handle the TIA Portal, basic knowledge about the structure of the SIMATIC S7 automation system, configuration and parameterization of hardware, and the basics of programming. Also receive an overview of HMI, Profinet IO, and connecting drives.

Who should attend this course?
Maintenance & repair staff

Applies to the product: TIA Portal

4 CPD Points

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

28-30 August 2019

Durban (KwaZulu-Natal)

SMC Corporation South Africa
TC-PNEU-B: Basic Pneumatics

Learn about all the components (air preparation, control valves, and actuators) that make up a 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


September 2019

3-5 September 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

5 September 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

Phoenix Contact
IWN1: Industrial Wireless & Networking

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

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

1 CPD Point

Contact: Sheree Britz +27 11 801 8200 sbritz@phoenixcontact.co.za
Event website

4-6 September 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

SMC Corporation 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

10-12 September 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

9-13 September 2019

Sandton (Gauteng)

Endress+Hauser
TC1001: Process Measurement and Instrument Configuration 1

Get a comprehensive view of different measurement technologies, their strengths, weaknesses and selection criteria. Practical exercises in reading P&I diagrams will enable trainees to select the best technology and field devices in relation to the purpose of an automation project.

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

5 CPD Points

Contact: Nico Marneweck +27 11 262 8087 nico.marneweck@za.endress.com
Event website

11-13 September 2019

Port Elizabeth (Eastern Cape)

SMC Corporation 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

9-19 September 2019

Sandton (Gauteng)

Endress+Hauser
TC1003: Process Measurement and Instrument Configuration 3

Get a comprehensive view of measurement technologies, their strengths, weaknesses and selection criteria. Study the different components and learn their specific characteristics with the help of working models. Trainees will also be introduced to the practicalities of plant asset management.

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

9 CPD Points

Contact: Nico Marneweck +27 11 262 8087 nico.marneweck@za.endress.com
Event website

16-19 September 2019

Sandton (Gauteng)

Endress+Hauser
TC1002: Process Measurement and instrument configuration 2

Building on the first course, trainees will study the different components and learn their specific characteristics with the help of working models employing PID and fixed term control elements with flow, level, pH, temperature and interface measurements.

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

4 CPD Points

Contact: Nico Marneweck +27 11 262 8087 nico.marneweck@za.endress.com
Event website

17-19 September 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

17-20 September 2019

Port Elizabeth (Eastern Cape)

Festo
PN111: Basic Modern Industrial Pneumatics

Master the basics of industrial pneumatics on this modernised version of our popular basic pneumatics Course.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation artisans & mechanicians

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

17-20 September 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

Festo
HY152: Mobile Hydraulics

The know-how needed to design, maintain and operate mobile hydraulic systems is becoming more important each day. Learn the pertinent details of mobile hydraulic systems and get a larger perspective of industrial hydraulics.

Who should attend this course?
Maintenance & repair staff

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

18-20 September 2019

Durban (KwaZulu-Natal)

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 for hydraulic drives.

Who should attend this course?
Maintenance & repair staff

Contact: Sammy Kanye (+27) (11) 9715626 DidacticTaC.za@festo.com
Event website


October - November 2019

1-3 October 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

Applies to the product: Beckhoff

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

30 September - 4 October 2019

Pinetown (KwaZulu-Natal)

Siemens Southern Africa
TIA-MICRO1: S71200 Micro Course

This training imparts knowledge about the essential basics of the automation system Simatic S7-1200 and the engineering system Simatic STEP 7 Basic (TIA-Portal). All topics are reinforced practical exercises using a basis panel and a conveyor belt model.

Who should attend this course?
Maintenance & repair staff

Applies to the product: S7-1200 PLC

3 CPD Points

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

8-10 October 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

Applies to the product: Beckhoff

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

7-11 October 2019

Pinetown (KwaZulu-Natal)

Siemens Southern Africa
ST-7SERV1: S7 Service & Maintenance Part 1

This course is directed at users and maintenance personnel of Simatic S7 programmable controllers (S7-300 and S7-400 CPU's).

Who should attend this course?
Maintenance & repair staff

Applies to the product: STEP 7 and S7-300/400 CPU's

4 CPD Points

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

8-11 October 2019

Cape Town (Western Cape)

Festo
PN111: Basic Industrial Pneumatics

This course has been designed to cover 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 artisans & mechanicians

Contact: Sammy Kanye +2711 971 5500 didactictac.za@festo.com
Event website

9-11 October 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

SMC Corporation South Africa
TC-PNEU-E: Electro-Pneumatics

Learn how to design electro-pneumatic circuits and use the diagrams to assemble practical systems.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation artisans & mechanicians

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

9-11 October 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

SMC Corporation South Africa
TC-PNEU-E: Electro-Pneumatics

Learn how to design electro-pneumatic circuits and use the diagrams to assemble practical systems.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation artisans & mechanicians

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

9-11 October 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

SMC Corporation South Africa
TC-PNEU-E: Electro-Pneumatics

Learn how to design electro-pneumatic circuits and use the diagrams to assemble practical systems.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation artisans & mechanicians

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

15-17 October 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

Applies to the product: Beckhoff

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

15-17 October 2019

Roodepoort (Gauteng)

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

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

Applies to the product: VEGA Product training

6 CPD Points

Contact: Claudia Olver +27731721437 claudia.olver@vega.com
Event website

15-17 October 2019

Roodepoort (Gauteng)

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

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

Applies to the product: VEGA Product training

6 CPD Points

Contact: Claudia Olver +27731721437 claudia.olver@vega.com
Event website

7-18 October 2019

Midrand (Gauteng)

Siemens Southern Africa
ST-PCS7SYS: PCS7 Systems Course

Learn how to implement the diversity of engineering possibilities with the Simatic PCS 7 process control system. By doing exercises on original training units, you will implement software for the process automation of a plant right up to HMI level.

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

Applies to the product: PCS7

4 CPD Points

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

16-18 October 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

SMC Corporation South Africa
PNEU0113: Basic Hydraulics

The course covers basic hydraulic principles and application. Upon completion, participants will understand the fundamentals of a hydraulic power pack, be able to identify and describe the operation of hydraulic components, and design basic hydraulic circuits.

Who should attend this course?
Maintenance & repair staff

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

16-18 October 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

SMC Corporation South Africa
PNEU0113: Basic Hydraulics

The course covers basic hydraulic principles and application. Upon completion, participants will understand the fundamentals of a hydraulic power pack, be able to identify and describe the operation of hydraulic components, and design basic hydraulic circuits.

Who should attend this course?
Maintenance & repair staff

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

16-18 October 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

Festo
PN211: Electro-Pneumatics

Electric control completes the skill set needed to design and maintain an automation system in a production environment. Electric principles, symbols and standards, integration with pneumatic systems, PLC integration as well as practical exercises make up this course.

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

Contact: Sammy Kanye +2711 971 5500 DidacticTaC.za@festo.com
Event website

22-24 October 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

Applies to the product: Beckhoff

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

23-25 October 2019

Cape Town (Western Cape)

SMC Corporation South Africa
TC-PNEU-E: Electro-Pneumatics

Learn how to design electro-pneumatic circuits and use the diagrams to assemble practical systems.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation artisans & mechanicians

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

30 October - 1 November 2019

Port Elizabeth (Eastern Cape)

Festo
PN121: Maintenance Pneumatics

Learn and practice the art of maintenance of pneumatic systems to streamline your factory and save money.

Who should attend this course?
Maintenance & repair staff

Contact: Sammy Kanye +2711 971 5500 didactictac.za@festo.com
Event website


December 2019

2-13 December 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

turboTRAIN
IFS: Instrumentation Finishing School

For recent graduates (engineers, technicians, artisans) having minimal experience, turboTRAIN offers an intense, 10-day workshop covering most aspects of instrumentation and control, up to basic PLC programming. Covering analog and digital devices, delegates can hit the ground running.

Who should attend this course?
Automation/instrumentation artisans & mechanicians

2123 CPD Points

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