Programmable Logic Controls

Programmable logic controls systems for the control of electrical components and equipment. Projects using solid state devices in commercial and industrial applications are completed.
Primary Material Type:
Online Course
Other Material Types:
Mitchell Technical Institute
Project Name:
South Dakota Green Energy Consortium
Programmable Logic Controls, solid state devices

Industry / Occupation

Industry Partner:
Trail King - input into curriculum, on advisory board, hire some graduates, send some employees to these trainings through corporate education
Industry Sector:
Other Services (except Public Administration) -- Repair and Maintenance -- Commercial and Industrial Machinery and Equipment (except Automotive and Electronic) Repair and Maintenance (8113)
Installation, Maintenance, and Repair Occupations -- Electrical and Electronics Repairers, Commercial and Industrial Equipment (49-2094)

Education / Instructional Information

Instructional Program:
Mechanic and Repair Technologies/Technicians (47)
Credit Type:
  • Credit
Credential Type:
  • Certificate
Educational Level of Materials:
  • 1st year Community College or equivalent
Time Required:
45 hrs
Interactivity Type:
Mix of Active and Presentation
Quality Rubric:
Quality Note:
Customized quality rubric designed in conjunction with third party evaluation team.
Course Note:
Industrial Controls


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Copyright / Licensing

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