May 23, 2024  
2022-2023 CNM Catalog, Volume 54 
2022-2023 CNM Catalog, Volume 54 [The CNM Academic Year includes Fall, Spring, Summer Terms]

MECH 1131 - Advanced Programmable Logic Controllers (PLCs)

3 credit hour(s)
Prerequisite: MECH 1031  
Covers PLC (Programmable Logic Controller) programming, operation, and applications used in industry. This course covers a wide variety of program commands, ranging from timers and contacts, stepper motor control, and PWM control. This course will cover major topic areas like PLC and VFD installation, how to wire a PLC in an electrical enclosure, and VFD motor control.

  • 30 theory hours
  • 45 lab hours