Advanced PLC

  • 1. Program Development
  • a. Describe the function of the seven steps used to design a PLC program. Design a PLC program using a seven-step design process
  • 2. Modes of Operation
  • a. Describe the operation of a PLC program with manual and automatic modes
  • Activity 1 Operation of manual/automatic modes
  • Troubleshoot a PLC program with manual and automatic modes
  • 3. Stop Functions
  • a. Describe three methods of stopping a PLC-controlled machine
  • 4. Program Initialization
  • a. Describe the function and operation of the start-up bit and give an application.
  • Activity Enter and edit a PLC program that uses the startup bit to initialize a program.
  • 5. Master Control Reset
  • a. Describe the functions of a program control instruction
  • b. Describe the function of the MCR instruction and give an application
  • 6. Subroutines
  • a. Describe the function of a subroutine and give an application
  • 7. Jump and Label Instructions
  • a. Describe the function of the JMP and LBL instructions
  • b. Describe the operation of the JMP and LBL instructions
  • 8. Add Instruction
  • a. Describe two types of files for storing numeric data and give an application of each
  • 9. Subtract Instruction
  • a. Describe the operation of the SUB instruction. Enter and edit a PLC program that uses the SUB instruction
  • 10. Multiply and Divide Instructions
  • a. Describe the operation if the MUL instruction. Enter and edit a PLC program that uses the MUL instruction
  • 11. Move Instructions
  • a. Describe the function of Date Transfer instructions and give an application For a full syllabus, please contact the office at 717-843-3891

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