Computer Network Control with PLC and SCADA

Course Date:

Registration Period:

16 hours / 4 nights

6.30pm to 10.30pm (over 4 nights)

Mode of Training:
Classroom and Practical Hands-on


Course Introduction

This is an introductory course on how to use computer network via TCP/IP to control network devices like Programmable Logic Controller which in turn will operate components like relays and switches in commercial or industrial settings.

Course Objective

The course will provide participants with relevant skills required to design a control system over IP (Internet Protocol) by using various technologies including, WLAN, Ethernet, routing, switching, PLC, OPC and SCADA.  With extensive use of practical exercises, participants will learn how to integrate control devices on a computer network to extend controllability and accessibility over LAN and WAN. At the end of the course, participants will develop a network control application project using various technologies.


Course Outline

1. Introduction on Industrial Networks and Computer Networks
2. Network Addressing
3. Network Routing and Switching
4. Wide Area Network (WAN) and TCP/IP
6. Industrial Network Design and Control Applications
7. Implement Network Control Application

Suitable for

Technical Manager, Systems/Process Engineer, Technical Lead, Technician.

Minimum Entry Requirements / Assumed Skills and Knowledge

Good working knowledge of computer/internet with work experience in a relevant industry will be an advantage.

Award / Certification / Accreditation

• Certificate of Attendance (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Attendance will be awarded to participants who meet at least 75% attendance rate
• Certificate of Performance (electronic Certificate will be issued)
A Certificate of Performance will be awarded to participants who pass the examination and meet at least 75% attendance rate

Course Fees payable:

Singapore Citizens aged below 40 and Singapore PRs Singapore Citizens Others
Non-SME sponsored 1Sponsored by SME 2Aged 40 and above
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)
(incl. GST)

Singaporeans aged 25 years and above may use **SkillsFuture Credit balance to offset respective course fees.
1 Under the Enhanced Training Support for Small & Medium Enterprises (SMEs) Scheme. For more information, click herePlease submit the attached “Declaration Form for Enhanced Training Support Scheme for SME” together with your online application.
2 Under the SkillsFuture Mid-career Enhanced Subsidy. For more information, visit the SkillsFuture website here.

Funding Incentives

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Eligible for SkillsFuture Credit
Terms and Conditions

Application Procedure

1. All applications must be made via Online Registration at
Course fees can be paid by the following payment modes:

a) Credit Cards, Internet Banking, NETS (Not Applicable for company sponsored)
For e-payment using Visa/Master cards and Internet Banking, please click on the ‘Make e-Payment’ button on the acknowledgement page to proceed.

b) For NETS payment, you can pay at:
Singapore Polytechnic
PACE Academy

c) Cheques
Please make cheques payable to “Singapore Polytechnic”. Do cross the cheque and write the Registration Reference ID, Applicant Name and NRIC/FIN number at the back of the cheque. When you have completed required details, you may mail the cheque here.

Please note that an administrative charge of $15 will be imposed for any returned cheques from the bank or financial institution.

2. All successful applicants will be notified with a letter of confirmation via email.

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