Course Description

Process Control & Instrumentation

Institute of Technology Carlow

This programme is designed to provide a comprehensive introduction to the role played by Measurement and Control Systems in industry. It is targeted primarily at those already qualified in an engineering/science discipline and who wish to develop a basic understanding of process instrumentation systems.

This programme is not an alternative to formal training as an Instrumentation Technician.

The aim of this programme is to equip the learner with a basic understanding of the theory on which modern industrial measurement and control systems are based and to promote the application of this understanding to usefully consider selection, installation and application issues relating to instrumentation systems. Emphasis will be placed on practical application problems, sources of calibration errors and the necessity of accurate measurement for process safety and product quality. It will facilitate the learner to enhance their contribution as part of a multi-disciplinary process maintenance or operations team.

Carlow Town, Carlow, Ireland
Course Code CW ERPCI U
College Name Institute of Technology Carlow
Course Category Computing Science, Science & the Built Environment
Course Qualification Level 1 Certificate
Course Location Carlow Town, Carlow, Ireland
Course Fee 900
Course Duration 15 weeks
Course Times 1 night per week.
Entry Requirements All applicants will be considered on a case-by-case basis. Lifelong Learning reserves the right to require applicants to attend for an interview to determine their suitability for the programme.
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