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    of adult learners agree teaching on their course is good

    (On-programme survey 2018, students aged 19plus)

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Start Date: Duration: Level: Study mode: Course location: Course Type:
21/10/2020 1 Weeks E Part-Time - Day City Campus Skills & Qualifications

What’s it all about?

The course is for anyone who wishes to gain a basic understanding of how PLC’s work.

What are the key things you'll learn?
Safety when working on PLC’s
How a PLC works
What is basic programming language

An interest in electrical engineering or already working in engineering with a mechanical background and wanting to learn more about electrical engineering.

Study level Cost Additional fees
19+ please enquire You will need to provide your own stationery.

Practical and theory on PLC training rigs no exams required.

Your Curriculum Team

Jeffrey Bower

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What’s next?

It will help you improve your skills to better deal with fault finding on PLC controlled machines.

98%of our students progress to a positive destination

(*Destination data for Sunderland College students aged 16-18, academic year 2017/18).

Why choose Sunderland College?

Our achievement rates are well above the national average.

We are the College of the Year.

(*Top college nationally for BTECs, Pearson 2019)

100% of our HND and HNC students progressed to employment or further study. 

(*Destination data, academic year 2016/17, HNC 19+)

We have recently invested £50 million in our facilities.