Basic PLC Course ONLINE (Non-Accredited)

Basic PLC (Programmable Logic Controller) - ONLINE (Non-Accredited)

You will need access to a computer with Windows operating system.


This basic PLC training is ideal for electricians, electrical maintenance personnel, design engineers and those who want to familiarise themselves with programmable controller and automation technologies used in mining, construction, and industrial automation.

In this PLC Basic Course participants will learn about programmable logic controller (PLC) technology and industrial control devices used in automation.

The focus is on PLC hardware configuration and programming methods using basic logic functions. Functional requirements include operator control, status indication, alarms, and equipment maintenance policy.

There is no funding currently available for this course.

1 Day*

 Ongoing. Book your course and start anytime. This is a self-paced course.

This course is 100% online. Once your enrolment is complete you will get access to our Elearning platform where you can access the resources,  watch the videos and complete the assessments at your own pace. 

Click on the book now button and follow the prompts.

In order to enrol in this course you must have:

  • A valid ID (eg. Drivers Licence)
  • Access to a computer with Windows operating system
  • Basic Computer Literacy

No previous Programmable Logic Controller (PLC) experience or training is necessary but one should have a fundamental knowledge of industrial electrical systems.

You will need an email address, a laptop and a reliable internet connection.

Students will receive a certificate of attendance

Develop, enter and verify discrete control programs for programmable controllers

  • PLC Technician
  • Plant PLC technologist
  • E&I technician
  • I&E Technician
  • Instrument technician
  • Plant operator
  • Process Technician
  • Maintenance Technician

⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐" Professional, patient and very knowledgeable. I highly recommend if you are after some upskilling." BEN C.


⭐⭐⭐⭐⭐" Currently in my final stages of completing my qualifications. I found the courses to be very informative Kevin is always on hand to guide me through any questions. The knowledge and hands on experience with the equipment in the lab that I have gained will definitely put me at a distinctive advantage in the workplace." CLAUDIO C.

* Approximately 1 day online. Course completion duration may vary depending on student self-paced completion of the units and on job practical experience. Check with the trainer for the exact duration.

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