Training Schedule


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October - November 2019

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

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

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

5-7 November 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

6-8 November 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?
Maintenance & repair staff

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

12-13 November 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

12-14 November 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

14 November 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

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

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

11-15 November 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

5 CPD Points

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

11-21 November 2019

Sandton (Gauteng)

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

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

9 CPD Points

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

18-21 November 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

4 CPD Points

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

19-21 November 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

20-22 November 2019

Durban (KwaZulu-Natal)

Festo
PN101: Basic Pneumatics

Master the basics of pneumatics in this popular course.

Who should attend this course?
Maintenance & repair staff

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

20-22 November 2019

Cape Town (Western Cape)

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?
Maintenance & repair staff

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

20-22 November 2019

Cape Town (Western Cape)

SMC Corporation 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?
Maintenance & repair staff

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

26-28 November 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

26-29 November 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

Festo
HY152: Mobile Hydraulics

The know-how needed to design, maintain and operate mobile hydraulic systems is becoming more important every 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

26-29 November 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

SMC Corporation South Africa
TC-MECH: Mechatronics

This four-day course is designed to provide delegates the understanding of how pneumatics, hydraulics, electrical and electronic components (PLCs) are integrated into a system used for factory automation. The course is Merseta accredited.

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

Contact: Riaan van Eck +27(0)11-100 5866 rvaneck@smcza.co.za
Event website

26-29 November 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

SMC Corporation South Africa
TC-MECH: Mechatronics

This four-day course is designed to provide delegates the understanding of how pneumatics, hydraulics, electrical and electronic components (PLC's) are integrated into a system used for factory automation. The course is Merseta accredited.

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

Contact: Riaan van Eck +27(0)11-100 5866 rvaneck@smcza.co.za
Event website

27-29 November 2019

Cape Town (Western Cape)

Festo
HY511: Basic Hydraulics

Basics of industrial hydraulic hardware technology and its functions: 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


December 2019

2-6 December 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

Festo
PN111: Modern Industrial Pneumatics

Learn the basics of Modern Industrial Pneumatics in our popular new course.

Who should attend this course?
Maintenance & repair staff

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

2-6 December 2019

Midrand (Gauteng)

Siemens Southern Africa
DR-DRV-FUN: Fundamentals - Inclusive of Micro Master MM440

On completion of the course, trainees will have mastered safe handling of the Starter commissioning tool. Topics are addressed in a general manner independently of specific products, and practical exercises using a Micromaster 440 Training Case forman important component.

Who should attend this course?
Non automation/instrumentation personnel

Applies to the product: Siemens Drives

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

2-6 December 2019

Midrand (Gauteng)

Siemens Southern Africa
TIA-PRO3: TIA Portal Programming Part3 (Siemens Certified Programmer)

Deepen your theoretical knowledge with numerous practical exercises on a TIA system model consisting of a SIMATIC S7 automation system, distributed I/O ET 200, a Touchpanel, a drive, and a belt model.

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

Applies to the product: TIA Portal

4 CPD Points

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

2-6 December 2019

Pinetown (KwaZulu-Natal)

Siemens Southern Africa
ST-7SERV2: S7 Service & Maintenance Part 2

This course provides the fault finding techniques required for maintenance and in depth exercises with standard libraries for those wanting to handle OB's and data handling, documentation, networking and analogs, as well as sequence control.

Who should attend this course?
Maintenance & repair staff

Applies to the product: SIMATIC STEP 7

4 CPD Points

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

4-6 December 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

SMC Corporation 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?
Maintenance & repair staff

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

9-10 December 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

Festo
PN100: Introduction to Industrial Pneumatics

This course covers the basics of pneumatic automation, which adds value to first-time users of pneumatic technology. It will improve inter-departmental communication related to pneumatic technology through a holistic understanding of the subject matter.

Who should attend this course?
Non automation/instrumentation personnel

Contact: Sammy Kanye 011 971 5626 didacticTaC.za@festo.com
Event website

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

11-13 December 2019

Johannesburg (Gauteng)

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