Training Schedule


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June - August 2019

27-28 June 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, including transmitters, 2, 3 and 4-wire, and the calibration of these. Output devices include solenoid and controlvalves, 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

2-4 July 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 +27117952898 training@beckhoff.co.za
Event website

3-5 July 2019

East London (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 +27119715586 didactictac.za@festo.com
Event website

3-5 July 2019

Port Elizabeth (Eastern Cape)

SMC 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 engineers, technicians & mechanicians

Contact: Riaan van Eck +27111005866 rvaneck@smcza.co.za
Event website

9-11 July 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 +27117952898 training@beckhoff.co.za
Event website

10-12 July 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

Festo
PLC282: PLC Analog and PID Control

This course focuses on the programming and implementation of analog signals and effectively optimizing PID control. Flow, level, temperature and pressure loops are also covered during the course. Hands-on practice is an integral part of the training.

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

Contact: Sammy Kanye +27119715626 DidacticTaC.za@festo.com
Event website

10-12 July 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 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 +27111005866 rvaneck@smcza.co.za
Event website

11-12 July 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

turboTRAIN
FC1: Flow Control - Pumps, Valves & Piping

While control valves have a valuable part to play in controlling flow in process control applications, in many cases controlling the speed of a pump is a better option. We take an objective look at both ways of controlling flow.

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

2 CPD Points

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

15 July 2019

Port Elizabeth (Eastern Cape)

Festo
TCM261: Introduction to Industry 4.0 for Managment

How will I4.0 change your factory and are you as a company ready to embrace it? Clarify these questions in this interesting course.

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

0.5 CPD Points

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

16-18 July 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 +27117952898 training@beckhoff.co.za
Event website

18 July 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

Phoenix Contact
IE1: Industrial Ethernet Seminar

What is the difference between Ethernet and industrial Ethernet? Ethernet basics. Industrial Ethernet standards. Practical solutions and configurations.

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

Contact: Sheree Britz +27118018200 sbritz@phoenixcontact.co.za
Event website

15-19 July 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

Applies to the product: no

5 CPD Points

Contact: Nico Marneweck +27112628087 nico.marneweck@za.endress.com
Event website

15-25 July 2019

Sandton (Gauteng)

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

Get a comprehensive view of different measurement technologies, their strengths and weaknesses. A combination of the first two courses, the measuring technologies of temperature pH and density are examined in more detail.

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

9 CPD Points

Contact: Nico Marneweck +27112628087 Nico.marneweck@za.endress.com
Event website

22-25 July 2019

Sandton (Gauteng)

Endress+Hauser
TC1002: Process Measurement and Instrument Configuration 2

Building on the first course, the technologies of temperature pH and density are examined. Study the different components 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 +27112628087 nico.marneweck@za.endress.com
Event website

25-26 July 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

turboTRAIN
LAT: Loop Control - Analysis and Tuning

Proportional, integral and derivative action explained. Factors affecting tuning, tuning methods and practical implementation using a simulation package. Approaching an 'as found' situation, and how to correct it. Cascade, feed-forward, and ratio control, and how to approach these.

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

2 CPD Points

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

31 July - 2 August 2019

Durban (KwaZulu-Natal)

SMC 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 engineers, technicians & mechanicians

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

31 July - 2 August 2019

Durban (KwaZulu-Natal)

SMC 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 engineers, technicians & mechanicians

Contact: Riaan van Eck +27111005866 rvaneck@smcza.co.za
Event website

31 July - 2 August 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

turboTRAIN
EfS: Electricity from Scratch

At a loss when the electrical people talk in meetings, and would like to understand what the terms and implications mean? Also for non-electrical people studying for the GCoC, and those who would like an interdisciplinary understanding.

Who should attend this course?
Non automation/instrumentation personnel

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

5-6 August 2019

Midrand (Gauteng)

Siemens Southern Africa
CPI-INS: Certified Profibus Installer Course

Provides a basic understanding of the problems that occur in high speed digital communication systems - their causes and solutions. The various rules and guidelines for Profibus network layout and installation are covered and practical techniques for implementing these are explored.

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

Applies to the product: PROFIBUS

1 CPD Point

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

7 August 2019

Cape Town (Western Cape)

Phoenix Contact
SCPS1: Signal Conditioning & Power Solutions Seminar

The course covers reasons for transducers/signal converters; types and applications of signal conditioners; when to use active, passive and loop-powered conditioners; power supply standard techniques, UPS applications; and all technical aspects around power in the cabinet.

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

Contact: Sheree Britz +27118018200 sbritz@phoenixcontact.co.za
Event website

6-8 August 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

11-13 August 2019

Port Elizabeth (Eastern Cape)

Festo
HY511: Basic Hydraulics

Master the foundation principles of industrial hydraulics in this popular course.

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

Contact: Sammy Kanye +2711 971 5626 DidacticTac.za@festo.com
Event website

13-15 August 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

14-16 August 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

15-16 August 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

turboTRAIN
PLCI: PLC Introduction

Basic electrical knowledge needed, but no previous PLC experience. Using the Siemens S7-200 PLC (IEC), delegates undergo Ladder Logic basics, including timers/counters. Each delegate has a PLC and laptop, with practical exercises using a mini conveyor belt. Includes comparisons and simple arithmetic.

Who should attend this course?
Maintenance & repair staff

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

20-22 August 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

20-22 August 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 & mechanicians

Applies to the product: VEGA Product training

6 CPD Points

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

20-22 August 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 & mechanicians

Applies to the product: VEGA Product training

6 CPD Points

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

19-23 August 2019

Cape Town (Western Cape)

Siemens Southern Africa
TIA-MICRO1 & 2: S7-1200 TIA Portal Course

This training imparts knowledge about the basics of the automation system Simatic S7-1200 plus the engineering system Simatic STEP 7 Basic. All topics are reinforced by practical exercises to balance theory with knowhow.

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

Applies to the product: TIA Portal

5 CPD Points

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

20-23 August 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 +27 11 971 5626 DidacticTac.za@festo.com
Event website

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 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